Sindh medical colleges admission tests schedule
Entry tests for admission to government-run medical colleges
Karachi, Oct 29: About 13,300 candidates will take the entry tests for admission
to government-run medical colleges in Sindh. The tests will be held on November
1 at Karachi, Hyderabad, Larkana and Sukkur simultaneously.
University of Health Sciences (DUHS), the Liaquat University of Medical and
Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro, and the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto
Medical University (SMBBMU) Larkana have received around 4,000 applications each
while the Ghulam Mohammad Mehar Medical College (GMMMC) Sukkur has received
The entry test in Karachi will be held at the Ojha
Institute; in Hyderabad at LUMHS Jamshoro campus; in Sukkur at the Public Health
School; and in Larkana the test will be conducted at the Police Training Centre.
A meeting of the Sindh health department was held on Wednesday to review
the arrangements and discuss other issues in this regard. Provincial Health
Secretary Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi chaired the meeting, which was informed that
the admit cards for the tests were being sent to the candidates through courier
The meeting was attended by vice-chancellors and principals of
the universities and colleges concerned, besides senior officials of the health
Security arrangements at the test centres was discussed in
detail and it was decided that the universities concerned would make
arrangements for the installation of walkthrough gates at the entry point of the
test venues while the two-hour long test would be monitored through
close-circuit cameras that would also help ensure transparency.
Candidates will not be allowed to carry cellular phones, bags and ball
points into the examination halls. The meeting was told that all necessary
measures for the safety and security of all concerned had been taken.
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Educational institutions given security blueprint
Karachi: The Sindh government has approved a security plan for educational
institutes in the province in view of recent terrorist incidents in the
country, especially the attack at the International Islamic University
in Islamabad, according to a statement issued on Wednesday by the press
secretary of Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan.
The heads of
the institutions concerned have been directed to take immediate necessary action in this regard.
meeting regarding law and order and security arrangements at the
educational institutions was held on October 21 under the chairmanship
of the Sindh governor. A committee was constituted under the
Chairmanship of the principal secretary to the Sindh governor. Members
of the committee include vice-chancellors of public- and private-sector
universities, as well as representatives of Pakistan Rangers Sindh and
the Sindh police.
The comprehensive security plan prepared by
the committee and approved by the Sindh governor has been forwarded to
the heads of institutions concerned for immediate necessary action.
plan includes the establishment of a "Campus Security Cell," which
should be headed by a well-trained security officer, preferably retired
armed force officers. Security staff, preferably ex-servicemen, should
be enrolled after necessary security clearance and verification from
the special branch. These security staff will be equipped and trained
by the police or the Rangers, and the security officer should maintain
close contact with the local wing commander of the Rangers as well as
the town police officer concerned.
The security in-charge and
all related personnel are to have all emergency numbers such as those
for police stations, the fire brigade, and ambulance services, as well
as the cellphone numbers of the relevant SHO, DSP, DSP, SP, DPO, TPO,
and the Rangers wing commander.
Protective measures in the plan
include walling campuses, repairing broken wall, raising the heights of
fences, and installing barbed wire on walls.
Gates are to be
installed at all entry and exit points. Moreover, there should be
multiple entry and exit points for use during an emergency; all gates
should be manned by armed guards.
Tracks should be developed
along perimeter walls to enable mobile patrolling by internal security
staff of the respective universities.
Moreover, vegetation along
the perimeter should be cleared, concrete road blockers should be
placed in a zig-zag way at the gates to force vehicles to reduce their
speed and discourage forced entry. Sandbag pickets or guard rooms
should be installed at the gates and at various identified locations
Close-circuit cameras and communication
networks should be installed at gates, as well as other major points
and the central security control office.
Emergency phones should
be installed at various locations within the campus, and should be
connected to the security centre. A map should be made of the whole
campus, indicating the positions of various buildings and entry and
exit points, and should be handed over to the security officer for use
during an emergency.
Separate maps of every building should
also be made, indicating each and every room; the number of students
who can possibly be present in a particulars class, depending upon
enrolment, should also be indicated in every room.
indicated in the plan include cleansing hostels of weapons and ammunition.
one should be allowed to carry firearms within campus premises. Entry
without ID cards should be banned, and students, faculty members and
employees should be made to carry ID cards at all times.
or guests will be allowed inside campuses only after the submission of
original CNICs at the gate. Students and visitors will be searched
through metal detectors and walkthrough gates. Vehicle passes will be
issued and no vehicle will be allowed inside campuses without a pass.
All vehicles should be searched at the gates; glass reflectors must be
used to check below vehicles.
Moreover, places where students
gather in large numbers, such as canteens, libraries and auditoriums,
should have multiple entry and exit points.
bicycle patrols should be arranged inside campuses to a keep watch on
suspicious people and activities. Walkie-talkie sets should be provided
at all pickets and mobile guards should remain in contact with the
Apart from these, the plan encourages the
administration of educational institutes to motivate students and
parents to cooperate with law-enforcement agencies; sensitise students
travelling in university buses to check unknown people; institute a
dress code to facilitate the overall security insides campuses.
gatherings and events should not be allowed within universities;
weddings and other functions should not be held within campuses;
professors and officials should be encouraged to cooperate with
law-enforcement agencies for maintaining peace and security inside the
Staff vehicles should not be used by students for moving
inside the premises, and a complete record of the residents of staff
colonies should be maintained. The plan calls for these security
arrangements to be put in place immediately.
The local TPO and
Rangers wing commander will visit all educational institutions after
November 10 to assess adopted measures, and to suggest further
improvement in security arrangements.
Moreover, the plan states
that the suggested measures may be taken as "broad guidelines," and
authorities concerned are free to adopt other measures in consultation
with the local police and Rangers. The news
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BSEK SSC part-II examinations form
Karachi: The Board of Secondary Education Karachi has
announced that all those candidates who appeared in the SSC part I (science and
general groups) examinations 2009 as regular or private candidates may collect
the examination forms for SSC part-II examinations form the authorised bank
branches from November 2.
The candidates who want to appear in
the supplementary or improvement of grade examination may also collect the
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