PM and DC stands dissolved (The Nation (Pakistan))

President Mamnoon Hussain yesterday promulgated Pakistan Medical and Dental Council Amendment Ordinance 2015, with which the controversial PM and DC stands dissolved.

State Minister for National Health Services Saira Afzal Rarar would brief media on Monday along with the new management committee entrusted to hold fresh elections of the council.

Under the law the new council to run the affairs of PM and DC shall be elected through transparent elections within 120 days after the dissolution of the existing one which stand dissolved with the promulgation of the ordinance by President of Pakistan.

The new management committee comprise Maj Gen (Retd) Azhar Kiyani, Prof Abid Farooqui, Prof Nadeem Rizvi and one representative each from ministries of law and finance.

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