Stipend Hike: Aartala Medical College PG medicos to get remuneration from Rs 48,000 to Rs 51,000
Agartala: Through a recent memorandum, the Health and Family Welfare Department, Tripura has announced a hike in the per month stipend given to Post Graduation (PG) medical students of Agartala Government Medical College and GB Pant Hospital in the State, effective July 1, 2021.
The memorandum, in this regard, was issued by the Deputy Secretary to the Government of Tripura, Anima Debbarma on 21st June, 2021.
Last year the medical college administration had to face protest as the medicos did not receive their stipend for almost two months. Medical dialogues team had had earlier reported that at least hundreds of interns had demonstrated inside the Agartala Government Medical College in Tripura asking the authorities to fulfill their demands; however, they withheld the movement after being assured by the medical superintendent that their pending salaries would be released and paid to them within one week.