Health Desk—April 13, 2017: Dinajpur Medical College and Hospital has been renamed as M Abdur Rahim Medical College and Hospital.
In this regard, the Health Ministry has issued a gazette notification on April 10.
It’s important to mention here that late M Abdur Rahim, a lawmaker, was a Liberation War organiser and western zone chairman of the then Mujibnagar government. He died on September 4 last year.
Dinajpur Medical College (DjMC) is a government medical college in the country, established in 1992. It is located in the Dinajpur district under Rangpur division and associated with Rajshahi University.