No Provisions To Integrate Medical Students Evacuated From Ukraine: Centre

No Provisions To Combine Medical College students Evacuated From Ukraine: Centre

Union Minister for State for Well being and Household Welfare Bharti Pawar on Tuesday knowledgeable the Rajya Sabha that there are not any such provisions within the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and the Nationwide Medical Fee Act, 2019 in addition to within the laws to accommodate or switch medical college students from any overseas medical institutes to Indian medical schools.

In a response to a query raised by CPI MP Binoy Viswam, the MoS Well being Bharati Pawar has acknowledged that from the Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) obtained details about 20,000 Indian college students who’ve returned from Ukraine.

International Medical College students/Graduates are both coated below “Screening Check Laws, 2002” or “International Medical Graduate Licentiate Laws, 2021”. There are not any such provisions within the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and the Nationwide Medical Fee Act, 2019 in addition to the Laws to accommodate or switch medical college students from any overseas medical institutes to Indian medical schools.

Ms Pawar additional inform the Higher Home that no permission has been given by the NMC to switch or accommodate any overseas medical college students in any Indian medical institute/college.