Tag Archives: Justice R Banumathi

Supreme Court holds doctors guilty of contempt for providing medical shelter to murder accused

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has held Dr K S Sachdev, managing director, and Dr Munish Prabhakar, medical director, of Privat Hospital, Gurgaon guilty of contempt for providing medical shelter for 527 days to Balbir Singh, a former Indian National Lok Dal MLA from Meham, facing trial for murder.

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Healthcare reform should go beyond MCI and doctors, says DMAI

New Delhi: The Disease Management Association of India (DMAI), while welcoming the Supreme Court’s recent decision to appoint a three-member Oversight Committee to oversee the functioning of the Medical Council of India (MCI), has said the reform should not be just around MCI but for all professional regulatory bodies for healthcare like the Pharmacy Council of India, Nursing Council of India, Homeopathic Council etc.

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Supreme Court allows common entrance test for admission in medical colleges across the country

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday removed the obstacle in the implementation of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), a common entrance test for admission in undergraduate and postgraduate medical and dental courses across the country.

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