DESAM strikes again
By Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, December 24: It is the third time that DESAM disclosed swindlers under the disguised of Nursing Institute in the state. This time, the unfortunate Nursing Institute is Ibetombi Nnursing Institute. DESAM root out the institute before it sprouted out in the society.
After exposing two fake nursing institutes in the past few days, DESAM inspected the different nursing institutes in the state and found institutes without recognition, and recognized institutes taking more seats.
In a press meet held at the head office of DESAM, Vice President, Wangmayum Isaluddin said that DESAM had shut down Unit School of Nursing at Chingmeirong Khunou for swindling 12 innocent students last year. Founder of the institute, Ningthoujam Ibemcha plotted with one Chanambam Ibetombi an employee of state Fisheries Department to allow the 12 students to seat the annual examination of ANM in S Kumar Nursing Institute.
Besides, Ibetombi along with the Managing Director of S Kumar Nursing Institute established a nursing institute at Porompat under the name Ibetombi Nursing Institute. They were arranging to take admission for nursing courses from the next session. They had collected Rs 1,14,000 from the 12 students for allowing them to appear in the examination.
He said that they had also found that Siroy School of Nursing Institute is an unrecognized institute. DESAM restricted the institute to take admission until the institute earned recognition from the concern authority. DESAM also found many recognized institutes having more students their normal capacity. Keeping in view of the situation, DESAM appealed to the Manipur Nursing Council and the state government to investigate the matter.