There is good news for Medical aspirants and People of Rajasthan. The union government in its 12th five year plan has approved the opening of five new medical colleges in five districts of Rajasthan namely Alwar, Bharatpur, Barmer, Dungarpur and in one more district which will be selected on the recommendation of the state government. With the opening of the medical colleges, health facilities in Bharatpur, Alwar, Barmer and Dungerpur are likely to improve further specially in Eastern and Southern Part of Rajasthan.
According to state government sources, the Centre would provide 75% of the funds required for the medical colleges. The rest will be the state government's share. The sources a total of Rs189 crore would be spent to establish the colleges. The funds would be utilized in construction of the building of the medical colleges and development of other facilities required. The Centre would provide the fund under the 12th five year plan.