Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation various development projects in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.
The Prime Minister congratulated the people of UP for the inauguration of AIIMS and fertilizer plant and for the new building of Regional Medical Research Center of ICMR in Gorakhpur.
The Prime Minister said after independence till the beginning of this century, there was only one All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the country.
Former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee had approved 6 more AIIMS. The Prime Minister said work is going on across the country to build 16 new AIIMS in the last 7 years.
He announced the goal of his Government is that every district in the country must have at least one medical college.