Dental College Scam

  • Dental Council executive committee member resigns February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Days after CNNIBN aired stories of rampant corruption in the Dental Council of India, another Dental Council executive committee member has resigned. Jammu and Kashmir's nominee to the Dental Council Riyaz Faruq has quit. Dr Faruq told CNNIBN that he was stepping down as he wasn't aware of what...
  • Dental Council of India: The history of controversies February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: In a fresh twist to the Dental Council scam, letters written by the members of Dental Council of India (DCI), accessed exclusively by CNNIBN, have raised serious questions against the present Chairman of the Council, Dr Dibyendu Majumdar. This is clearly not the first time when the Dental...
  • CBI raids Dental Council members at 8 places across India January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday conducted raids on Dental Council of India members at eight places across the country. The raids were conducted in Hyderabad, Chennai, Mangalore and Bangalore among other places. The CBI had recently taken into custody Tamil Nadu Dental Council Chairman Dr R Gunaseelan...
  • Will act against those guilty in dental scam: Dr Gunaseelan January 18, 2013

    The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday summoned state dental council president Dr Gunaseelan Rajan in the case relating to alleged bribe taken by a dental council member for granting approval to a private dental college in Tamil Nadu to start a postgraduate course. Dr Gunaseelan however claimed that his...
  • Dental college scam: CBI summons TN Dental Council President January 18, 2013

    Chennai: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday summoned state dental council president Dr Gunaseelan Rajan in the case relating to alleged bribe taken by a dental council member for granting approval to a private dental college in Tamil Nadu to start a postgraduate course. The CBI had on Sunday...
  • DCI member caught taking bribe from college staff January 8, 2013

    Chennai: A member of the Dental Council of India has been arrested redhanded for taking bribe by the Central Bureau of Investigation. DCI member Dr Murugesan was arrested when he was taking the bribe of Rs 25 lakh from Dr Rambhadran, administrative officer of a dental college. The CBI has registered...