The RuthPfau Medical College and Dow Dental College in Karachi as well as Mohammad Dental College in Mirpurkhas and Khairpur Medical College have been declared unlawful in Sindh.
Federal Ministry of Healthcare has decided to seal the building of Pakistan Medical and Dental Commission (PMDC) until further notice.
The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council, the statutory regulatory authority that oversaw medical and dental colleges in Pakistan, was dissolved following a presidential ordinance proclaimed on October 21.
Dr Zafar Mirza said that it is the need of time to enforce 'Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC)' as an ordinance in the country.
Taking strict action against doctors' negligence, Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) here on Monday cancelled registration of two doctors over wrong postmortem report.
A two-member bench comprising Justice Mr Ikramullah Khan and Justice Ms Mussarat Hilali heard the case relating to extra fees charged by the medical colleges.
The doctors even after cancellation of their registration certificates are doing their jobs, Dr Ashok Kumar said.
LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar remarked on Monday “In any case, permission to receive additional fees from students, in the name of donations, will not be given to private medical colleges.” During the suo moto case hearing pertaining to the collection of additional fees from students of private medical colleges, the director of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) apprised the court in his detailed report that medical colleges receive money from students in the name of donations and foreign quota.…
LAHORE: A divisional bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday declared the ‘Central Induction Policy’ of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) null and void after directing the private medical colleges to independently grant admissions. The two-judge bench, comprising Justice Ayesha A. Malik and Justice Jawad Hassan, announced the verdict on petition filed by the private medical colleges, complaining about PMDC’s new policy that failed to sanction them the right for admission to students. The court…