Ranchi: RIMS is going to get a permanent director soon. The health department has started its process. The Health Department has so far received 7-8 applications for the post of Director of RIMS. The last date of application is till 17th November.
According to the information received, out of the applications received so far, two or three doctors are from outside RIMS. Five doctors are working in different departments of RIMS. Dr. Rajeev Kumar Gupta, the current director-in-charge of RIMS, is also in the race for permanent director.
Apart from these, Medical Superintendent Dr. Hirendra Birua, Dr. CB Sahay, Dr. CB Sharma and Dr. Pankaj Bodra are also included in this race. All five doctors have taken NOC from the Health Department to apply for the post of Director of RIMS. The post of Director in RIMS has been in charge for the last five months.
After the resignation of Dr. Kameshwar Prasad, Permanent Director of RIMS, on June 6, Dr. Rajeev Gupta, HOD of the Ophthalmology Department, was given the charge of Director.