Vijayawada, Aug 10. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has said that Machilipatnam Medical College will start from September 2023. The CM has said that at least 350 students are expected to be admitted to the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) course in this medical college in September 2023. On Tuesday, the Chief Minister has directed to complete the pending works in the construction work of the college at the earliest.
The Chief Minister on Tuesday inquired about the health condition of former minister and Machilipatnam MLA Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani) over phone and wished him well as he was suffering from high fever. Jagan asked the MLA about the progress of the works of the Medical College at Machilipatnam.
He advised the MLA to ensure that all facilities are made available for starting the new batch from the next academic year. The MLA was asked to take possession of the medical college buildings from the contractor at the earliest. The Chief Minister has said, “The ongoing works should be completed within the stipulated time period and the medical college should be operational from the next academic year.”