IHC summons attorney general in PM and DC dissolve case.


ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad High Court (IHC) Wednesday served notices to respondents in a petition challenging the dissolve of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM and DC) and terminating its all staff.

Justice Moshin Akhter Kiyani took up the petition for hearing filed by ex-registrar PM and DC Brig (reted) Dr Hafeezuddin and 31 other former officers challenging the Ordinance which dissolved the council.

The petitioner's counsel pleaded the court that the government had promulgated Pakistan Medical Commission 2019.

Justice Kiyani asked whether all the employees had been terminated, what was the status of employees in previous Ordinance which was issued in January this year.

To this query, the lawyer said the employees recruited in 1984 were also serving with the council.

He claimed that the...

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