SAMBALPUR: The demand for an ultramodern library complicated for college students and academics of Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Analysis (VIMSAR), Burla has lastly acquired a nod from the State authorities.
Sources mentioned, VIMSAR authorities acquired an approval for building of a library-cum-canteen on the establishment. Demand for the library complicated was raised by Junior Docs of VIMSAR earlier than the then improvement commissioner, throughout his go to to the establishment in 2020. Subsequently, a proposal was submitted by VIMSAR to the federal government in April final yr. The Public Works division (PWD) had ready the plan for the library complicated with an estimate of Rs 16.44 crore.
As per the plan, the proposed complicated shall be a ground-plus-5 constructing with provisions for elevate, canteen, parking house and different amenities. The venture, as soon as materialised, will profit 1300+ UG and PG college students together with 200+ docs and home surgeons.
Director of the establishment, Lalit Meher confirmed concerning the venture approval by the federal government. “A brand new library complicated will increase the educational surroundings of VIMSAR. Whereas the library is important for each college students and academics of the establishment, the present amenities should not sufficient to cater to all of them,” he mentioned.
The prevailing Central Library of VIMSAR is working from a two-storey constructing and has capability to accommodate solely round 150 folks without delay. The proposed library complicated may have a capability to accommodate 350 folks without delay.