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Dental Council of India to get effective after bill introduced in LS

PTI
Published : Jun 27, 2019, 8:14 pm IST
Updated : Jun 27, 2019, 8:15 pm IST

The representation of Central government members and elected members would no longer be made mandatory in the Dental Councils.

The amendment seeks to help reduce redundancy by restructuring the Dental Councils. (Photo: File)
 The amendment seeks to help reduce redundancy by restructuring the Dental Councils. (Photo: File)

New Delhi: A Bill that seeks to make the Dental Council of India (DCI) more effective and make changes in clauses relating to its membership and that of state councils was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Thursday.

The Dentists (Amendment) Bill 2019 was introduced by Minister of State for Health Ashwini Kumar Choubey. It seeks to amend the Dentists Act 1948.

 

The amendment seeks to help reduce redundancy by restructuring the Dental Councils.

The representation of Central government members and elected members would no longer be made mandatory in the Dental Councils.

Tags: lok sabha, dental council of india
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi