The Odisha state Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik, has laid the foundation stone for establishment of a medical college at Bolangir,Odisha. Apart from Bolangir, Puri, Baripada, Balasore and Koraput are other locations where medical colleges will be set up. The district headquarter hospital in these places will be upgraded and later attached to the college. Foundation stones have already been laid for Baripada and Puri projects.
Extracted from The Hindu, Aug 31,’15