The Union Health Ministry has announced to re-open the medical colleges in the States and Union Territories on December 1. The Ministry has also directed all the colleges to follow all the SOPs issued by the Government. The NMC has also advised increasing the Non-Covid Beds in the medical college hospitals for undergraduate medical training.
The National Medical Commission (NMC) has also issued a recommendation letter in which it is stated that the medical colleges across the country must re-open on or before December 1 for the MBBS students already pursuing the courses. The letter also added that the delay in the new academic session for 2020-21 should commence from February 1, 2021. The new PG session for the academic years 2020-21 should begin from at least July 1, 2021.
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