Bhubaneswar, Mar 3: Odisha government has cancelled MoU with Vedanta for a medical college in Kalahandi district for inordinate delay in execution of the work.
The state government has assigned the Works department to implement the remaining work. The state government in March last year had signed the MoU with Vedanta for setting up of a state-run medical college and hospital.
According to the MoU, the 500-bedded medical college and hospital was to be built at a total projected cost of Rs 350 crore.
The medical college will have a total of 100 seats for MBBS students while the construction work was supposed to be completed in two years.