Sensitization programme for Chief Minister’s pioneering scheme on health for poor held at RIMS

IT News Imphal, Jan 20: A day before Chief Minister N. Biren Singh launches his government dreamt scheme to provide assistance to patients living below poverty line, a sensitization programme for doctors and staffs of RIMS was held at its Jubilee Hall. On occasion of the Statehood Day celebration schedule to hold tomorrow, the Chief […]

Discrepancies suspected in RIMS Offg Director’s appointment

IMPHAL, Jan 13: A strong suspicion has been raised about some officials of the Ministry of Health and Fami-ly Welfare committing dis- crepancies at the time of appointing the Officiating Director of RIMS.

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Five arrested in non-local shooting: CM

IMPHAL | Dec 21 : Chief minister, N. Biren today informed that the House that five suspects have been arrested in connection with the shooting of a non-local yesterday at RIMS. The chief minister gave the report on the floor of the House during the zero hour and strongly condemned the incident. He further divulged […]

SSA primary teachers’ appointments cancelled

IMPHAL | Dec 21 : Appointment orders of primary teachers (SSA) under the department of education have been cancelled and their appointment declared null and void after investigations revealed that some of them have been found undertaking courses at different institutions. A release signed by Director of Education (S), Th. Kirankumar said one appointed primary […]

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 […]