Health

Will set up an AIIMS like institute in every state

Inadequate Progress

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (Amendment) Act, 2012 introduced 6 new AIIMS in the country, other than the one at New Delhi. Four new AIIMS at Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and West Bengal were announced in Budget, 2014-15 and their funds were approved by the Cabinet. However, they are still in early construction stages. 6 new AIIMS were announced during Budget Speech 2015-16, all of which are in the stage of site finalisation. In the most recent Budget, 2017-18, Finance Minister announced setting up of two more AIIMS in Jharkhand and Gujarat.

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