HC directs RIMS to submit action taken report on mismanagement charges

IMPHAL | Dec 11 : The High Court of Manipur today directed authorities of RIMS to submit in detail of the steps already taken and the steps they proposed to take in order to improve their institute on or before December 15. Although the RIMS has submitted their reports as directed earlier the division bench […]

Enraged flight passenger ‘takes on’ Union minister

IMPHAL | Nov 22: An enraged passenger who missed her connecting flight from Kolkata to Patna due to delay of all flights at Imphal Airport with VVIP arrival at the airport, engaged Tourism Union minister, Alphons Joseph Kannanthanam in an angry exchange upon the latter’s arrival yesterday. The passenger identified as Dr. Nirala Singh who […]

RIMS case : High Court sets up committee

Imphal, November 07 2017: A Division Bench of High Court of Manipur has appointed Dr M Kunjabihari, retired Additional Director, Manipur Health Services, N Rojit, Registrar (Administration) High Court of Manipur and Kh Tarunkumar, Advocate, High Court of Manipur, to look into the allegation of serious irregularities and corruption at RIMS . The order was […]

Most corrupt allegations on RIMS

Imphal, November 06 2017: The High Court of Manipur has directed Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) to give a reply regarding the letter sent to the Prime Minister by a post graduate student of the institution, branding RIMS as the most corrupt hospital , before November 20 and also listed the same day for […]

CAT takes up RIMS case

Imphal, November 05 2017: The issue of alleged discrepancies in the appointment of Director in-charge/Officiating Director of RIMS has reached the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT). Being an institute under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, appointment of administrator or Director should be done in accordance with the Ministry’s rules . If there is any […]

Make RIMS shining

L Dijen Singh The Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) was in the news lately for reasons – good and bad, – both. Nonetheless RIMS is known as the premier medical institute of the North eastern region except for the State of Assam. And we all are proud of this. However, one may make one […]

Charges framed against former RIMS Directors

Imphal, September 08 2017: The Court of Special Judge (Prevention of Corruption Act), Imphal West has framed charges against two former RIMS Directors former of Head of Department, Radiotherapy in connection with the case of purchasing Telecobalt machine for RIMS Regional Cancer Centre. Special Judge (PC Act), Imphal West M Manojkumar has also dismissed an […]

Grievances, dissension multiply at RIMS

Imphal, August 31 2017: The appointment of Dr A Santa as RIMS Officiating Director after a series of Directors-in-charge has only multiplied grievances and dissension at the medical institute . Notably, RIMS has been functioning without a regular Director after Dr S Sekharjit . If the multiplying grievances are not addressed before it is too […]

Swachch Bharat mission confined to Khwairamband Keithel : Lamphel area becoming a disease den

Imphal, August 30 2017: There is growing concern that the State Government and the Imphal Municipal Corporation, in their drive to clean Khwairamband Keithel, have totally neglected other areas that also need proper supervision, like Lamphel supermarket areas and the surrounding area of RIMS, where garbage and filth are piling up unchecked and could possibly […]

RIMS to start disbursing money under JSSK scheme

Imphal, August 28 2017: RIMS, Imphal has informed all beneficiaries (backlog cases at RIMS Hospital) who have not received benefits under JSSK scheme to submit their bank account number to the JSSK counter opened near Obstetrics & Gynaecology Ward, RIMS, Imphal. The institute will start disbursing money to their bank accounts electronically on first come […]

RIMS to start disbursing money under JSSK scheme

IMPHAL, Aug 28:RIMS, Imphal has informed all beneficiaries (backlog cases at RIMS Hospital) who have not received benefits under JSSK scheme to submit their bank account number to the JSSK counter opened near Obstetrics & Gynaecology Ward, RIMS, Imphal.

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State bids adieu to Rishang Keishing, mortal remains laid to rest with full honour

IMPHAL, Aug 24: Even as the funeral of veteran politician and former Chief Minister Rishang Keishing was scheduled to be held tomorrow at his birthplace, Bungpa Khunou in Kamjong district, the body was laid to rest at his Mantripukhri residence today with full State honour. Sources said that the planned last rites of Rishang Keishing […]

Veteran political leader Rishang Keishing no more

Imphal, August 22 2017: Veteran politician and the longest serving Chief Minister of Manipur, before O Ibobi broke his record, Rishang Keishing passed away today at 8.15 pm at RIMS. He was 98, as per the death certificate issued by RIMS. Rishang Keishing was admitted to RIMS on July 1 and the immediate cause of […]

RIMS pensioners enjoy JNIMS salary!

Imphal, August 14 2017: Some doctors who have retired from RIMS after attaining the age of superannuation have been appointed at JNIMS as regular employees. As such, these doctors have been enjoying regular salary from JNIMS and monthly pension from RIMS. As per rules laid down by the Medical Council of India (MCI), an individual […]

Manipur’s Roona Begum finally in Imphal

Kangpokpi, August 12 2017: Manipur’s Roona Begum, Seiminsang alias Mimin Kipgen, from the border village of India and Myanmar, Govajang finally reached Imphal on Monday, August 7 after travelling almost 113 kms looking for a ‘Miracle’ for his survival. The little boy, whose head has swelled to a circumference of 70 centimeters (27 inches) owing […]

RIMS plunges into a sea of woes

Imphal, August 12 2017: Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) which is fully funded by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India is now quite disoriented and it would have serious impacts on its health care services. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare was not monitoring RIMS properly and it was […]