PMDC Adhoc Committee Meets with CJP

ISLAMABAD:  Pakistan Medical and Dental Council ‘s (PMDC) Ad hoc committee, headed by Chairman, Justice (Retd) Mian Shakirullah Jan, scheduled a meeting with the Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Mian Saqib Nisar.

Attorney General of Pakistan, Mr. Anwar Mansoor Khan was also a part of this meeting.

The adhoc committee notified the Chief Justice regarding the progress and draft rules of the council.

The committee members also expressed their gratitude towards the CJP, for showing concerns over the grave national issues of healthcare and education.

This particular adhoc panel came into being after the Council was dissolved on the orders of  Supreme Court, over the lapse of a Presidential Ordinance promulgated for its creation.

Though the panel headed by former Supreme Court Judge, Shakirullah Jan, it is still instructed to stay put, until the government replaces it with a nominated or elected Council.

September 20, 2018

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