Lahore: The Lahore High Court has restrained the authorities of the University of Health Sciences (UHS) from displaying the open-merit list of admissions for MBBS/BDS till December 2nd, 2016. The order was issued on Wednesday after multiple requests were heard against admission regulations policy of 2016 publicized by the federal government.
Justice Shams Mahmood Mirza also restricted the private medical and dental colleges from carrying out more admissions and instructed them to submit record of the admissions made earlier.
The judge issued notice to the attorney general of Pakistan for assistance and asked for the comments from the provincial government on the petitions.
On behalf of the petitions, Advocate Munawarul Salam said that the new regulation cannot be enforced on the admissions for the year 2016-17.
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Formerly, the court had questioned prosecution of the new admission policy as private colleges had already completed the admission procedure for session 2016-17.