FAIMS urges well being ministry to not rechristen AIIMS Delhi

The College Affiliation of AIIMS has written to Union Well being Minister Mansukh Mandaviya expressing concern over the proposal of assigning a brand new identify to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences right here

The school members opposed the altering of the identify of AIIMS, Delhi, in accordance with the letter written by the FAIMS to the minister on Thursday.

Delhi was created in 1956 with a trinity of mission for medical schooling, analysis and affected person care

An identification is linked with the identify. If the identification is misplaced, institutional recognition is misplaced each throughout the nation and outdoors

Hundreds of years — Oxford, Cambridge and Harvard universities,” the letter stated.

The FAIMS stated if the proposal is accepted, the esteemed medical institute will face an enormous lack of identification and demoralisation.

This can assist to keep up the premier and mentor institute standing of AIIMS Delhi with respect to others within the nation

The well being ministry has drafted a proposal to offer particular names to all of the AIIMS