Bathinda:Heart specialist Dr Gurpreet Singh Wander has been appointed as new Vice Chancellor of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot. Prior to his new appointment, Dr Wander was head of the Hero Heart unit of DMC Hospital, Ludhiana. He is considered one of the renowned cardiologist of Punjab but known all across the country.
Punjab Chief Minister during his visit to Faridkot on September 24 had announced that in few days a renowned doctor is being appointed as the VC of BFUHS.
Dr Wander will replace Dr Raj Bahadur, who had tendered his resignation on July 30 after Punjab Health Minister Chetan Singh Jouramajra, angry over complaints of mismanagement and dirty mattresses had asked him to lie on a bed meant for patients, on July 29. The health minister was on a visit to Guru Gobind Singh medical college, a constituent college of BFUHS.
Chief Minister made a tweet on Friday evening announcing about the appointment of Dr Wander as VC. Dr Wander has stated to work honestly and with sheer devotion.
Source: Times of India