The state cabinet on Tuesday approved the health department’s proposal to recruit 1474 doctors through Jharkhand public commission (JPSC).
It also approved the allotment of coal block in Pachwara to Punjab state power corporation on 1019.44 hectare land.
Giving details of the doctors’ recruitment, health minister Ramchandra Chandravanshi said, 513 doctors will be posted in PMCH, Dhanbad along with 94 super specialty doctors. MGMCH, Jamshedpur will have 713 doctors besides 154 doctors in 77 newly created primary health centres.
Approval was given for the creation of 288 pots of para-medical staff in 12 sub divisions.
“To improve administration in RIMS, Ranchi three posts have been created, that will include one additional director…