There is no provision to accommodate or transfer medical students from any foreign medical institutes to Indian medical colleges, the Parliament was told on Tuesday. There are no such provisions in Indian Medical Council Act 1956 & National Medical Commission Act, 2019. As well as the regulations to accommodate or transfer medical students from any foreign medical institutes to Indian medical colleges. Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare Bharti Pravin Pawar told the Rajya Sabha. He said in a written reply to a question about the delay in accommodating those medical students. Pawar also said that permission has not been given by the NMC; to transfer or accommodate any foreign medical students in any Indian medical institute or university.
Indian Embassy in Kyiv has communicated with all the concerned Medical universities in Ukraine
On a question about the total number of such students; she said that as per information received from the Ministry of External Affairs, about 20,000 Indian students returned from Ukraine. As per information received from MEA, Indian Embassy in Kyiv has communicated with all the concerned universities in Ukraine. They asked for providing a transcript and other documents in a smooth manner to the students. Pawar told the house about the question of assistance provided by the government to students.