A Foundation Stone was laid for Pt. J. L. Nehru, Govt. Medical College and Hospital at Chamba, and Dr. Y. S. Parmar Govt. Medical College and Hospital at Nahan, Himachal Pradesh, by Jagat Prakash Nadda, Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India and Virbhadra Singh, Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh on 13th September, 2017.
These projects are under the scheme of up-gradation of existing district and zonal hospitals to Medical colleges and would be completed in a time duration of two to three years