MCI SCAM

  • CNNIBN @ 5: exposing the Medical Council scam January 14, 2011

    In April 2010, CNNIBN exposed a doctor of MCI involved in corruption, leading to the Council being dissolved. ...
  • MCI fallout: doctors with fake medical degrees May 15, 2010

    New Delhi: Close on the heels of the corruption unearthed inside the Medical Council of India (MCI), a CNNIBN investigation shows that many doctors working in Delhi's top hospitals don't even hold real medical degrees. CNNIBN investigation finds that Dr Jitendra Kumar Sharma, former secretary, Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Executive...
  • Gujarat government suspends Ketan Desai May 9, 2010

    New Delhi: The Gujarat government has issued suspension orders against the former Medical Council of India (MCI) chief Ketan Desai. Desai, heads the urology department of the prestigious B J Medical College in Gujarat. The decision comes three weeks after the arrest of the former MCI chief by the Central Bureau of...
  • Govt faces MPs' ire on the MCI scam May 5, 2010

    India's biggest medical scandal the corruption with in the Medical council and its chief Ketan Desai's exploitation of the system continues to capture parliamentarians. The question which is in everyone's lips is: why did such a scam go on for so long , unnoticed? ...
  • Big scam: CBI unravels web of MCI corruption April 27, 2010

    New Delhi: Ketan Desai, the man who was supposed to ensure a transparent and efficient medical system in the country, is now in jail for having taken a bribe of Rs2 crore to recognise a medical college in Patiala. As chairman of Medical Council of India his job is to...