Agad Tantra is one of the 14 departments of this college. This department came into existence with the expansion of 7 departments to 14 on 03/01/1996, by bifurcating Swasthavritta department into Swasthavritta & Agad Tantra.
Department has overall space of approx 1880 sq. ft. Out of which one H.O.D. room with attached toilet having area of 210 sq. ft., one Teachers room of 204 sq. ft., one Museum (one hall & 2 rooms) of 881 sq. ft. & one Tutorial room of 586 sq. ft. area.
There were three posts in the department, one Reader, one Senior Lecturer & one Lecturer. But in the year 2012 the post of Sr. Lecturer has been shifted and now there are only two posts i. e. Reader & Lecturer.
Presently two teachers one Reader cum HOD & other Lecturer are working in the department.
Reader & HOD – Dr. Jaram Singh, M.D.(Ay)
Sr. Lecturer – Dr. M.L. Prajapati, M.D. (Ay)
One Laboratory attendant has been allotted on shared basis with the department of Swasthavritta and one Peon common for two floor of the building.
Department have well maintained museum with 64 equipments & instruments, 26 models, 47 charts, 19 specimens.
Department have 21 books in departmental library.
Schedule of duty:-
- Department is teaching almost two batches of B.A.M.S. IInd Prof. students as per time table.
- Usually there are six theory & six practical classes per week per batch.
- Once in a Profession, ten working days Forensic Medicine tour is organised to train BAMS students in the field of post-mortem, at IGMC Shimla.
- Department is also running OPD on Friday & Saturday.