The Katsina state Governor Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari has approved the released of over 7 million for the payment of 2016 first installment medical students allowances. The general manager Katsina state hospital service management board Dr. Abduljalil Umar Abdullahi disclosed this said 310 students are to benefit from the allowances. Dr Abdul-Jailil disclosed that already the payment has commenced through e-payment for the medical students studying medicine within and outside the country sponsored by the state government. He advised parents who are yet to send back details of the children to the board to do so. The general manager also appeals the students to reciprocate the gesture by studying hard and comeback home to serve people of the state.