President Dr. Arif Alvi approved the Pakistan Medical Commission Bill 2020. PMDC is now officially dissolved with the approval of PMC Bill 2020. Pakistan Medical Commission will now decide the dates and criteria for Medical and Dental Colleges Admission and Entry test.
The rules and regulations issued by PMDC for admission 2020 now stand null and void. New criteria will soon be issued. PMC also held a meeting yesterday in this regard; the decisions and minutes of the meeting are still awaited.
The President also approved the Pakistan Medical Tribunal Bill 2020. A special judicial tribunal will be set up under the bill. The Special Judicial Tribunal will expedite disputes in the medical and health sectors.
The Authority shall conduct annually on a date approved by the Council and as per standards approved by the Board a single admissions test which shall be a mandatory requirement for all students seeking admission to medical or dental under-graduate programs anywhere in Pakistan