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Doctor-turned-politician Dr. Harsh Vardhan has been appointed the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare in the new cabinet appointment of the PMI Modi Government. He has additionally been given the charge of two more ministries including Ministry of Science and Technology; and Ministry of Earth Sciences.

Dr. Harshvashdhan pursued his MBBS and MS (ENT) from GVSM Medical College in Kanpur. In 1992, he was elected as a member of the Delhi Assembly representing Krishna Nagar after which he served as the Health Minister for the Delhi State. He holds to his credit the successful implementation of the pilot project of the Pulse Polio Programme which involved the mass immunisation of 1 million children up to the age of 3 in Delhi. The programme was soon launched nationwide leading to 88 million children being immunised.

After his successful stint as 5-time MLA, in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Dr. Harsh Vardhan contested the Chandni Chowk seat in Delhi and was soon appointed the Minister of Health and Family Welfare. However, he was later shifted and given the charge of the Ministry of Earth Sciences and Ministry of Science and Technology.

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Lateral entry into mbbs allowed for bds , and nursing looks like everything is based on advertisements , the more one spends , more chance is of winning elections and clean image and then wreak havoc on MBBS , MS , MD etc
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