Liaquat Medical Uni MBBS admission test Inquiry
Inquiry into MBBS admission test mess initiated
|Hyderabad, Nov 04: An inquiry has been initiated into alleged
irregularities and mismanagement during pre-entry test for admissions to the
MBBS at the Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (LUMHS). Dr
Sagheer Ahmed said this in reply to a journalist's query while handing over the
keys of vehicles to C.J. Cowasjee Hospital of Psychiatry on Monday.
He said that the findings would be submitted to Sindh Governor. Dawn
Irregularities were witnessed
Hyderabad: With respects & reverences it is apprised
that the Pre-Entry Test for admissins in MBBS in Sindh Medical
Colleges was conducted by Institute of Business & Management Karachi
(IoBM) in which so many Irregularities were witnessed by
Candidates as well as parents.
1.Students were not seated on thier seat numbers but candidates were
delibrately allowed to sit anywhere with anyone in order to be able to copy from
the answer sheet of their choice.
2. Mobile phones were allowed to consult the questions & answers from
outside the exam hall (All Test center LUMHS Jamshoro , CMC Larkana & Sukkur
3.There was no restiction to talk to any one so candidates were at their
liberty to ask frequently from other students . It is pertinent to mention here
that Group discussion was allowed among the candidates by the
4. Favouritism was observed and invagilation staff was also involved in
unfair means in the test centers as also evident from Daily News papers i.e
Kawish , Dawn , Ibrat , Jung etc.
Protests rallies , procession , staging sit in , demonstrations &
slowgans were also chantted for reconducting the Pre-Entry Test for MBBS
In view of above factual position , it is requested that Pre-Entry
Test result may kindly be cancelled & be Re-conducted in fair & Proper
way and under the able adminstartion as the Team of IoBM were involvd in illegal
acts & unfair means. During the test their conduct were entirely against
all service discipline, ethics & noms so stern action may be taken against
them & High powered inquiry commitie be constituted for investigating the
matter in order to know the facts & remove the irregularities for future
It is also requested that we meritorious students are suffering as
the Test conducting institution is responsible for all our destruction . In this
way poor pupils are getting loss because their crime is only that they worked
very hard for conversion of our dream in to reality.
Our future in ur beautiful
Eagerly Waiting For Justice.Mahendar kumar, Ajeet kumar, Ali Hassan, Ayaz Ali, Abdul Waheed, Abid Ali & all other students & their respected parents......
"the test wasnt fair at all .. im requesting government to take action about this matter please its about our future dont play with it . thanks."
City, Country: hyderabad,Pakistan
"how can i fight the enemies of education why the people not take justice .we are so confuse what can we do how can we face the lifes problem in future .whos man which is help us and take us justice ..........plz....save ...us ...future..which ...is ur hand .....dark/bright."
City, Country: shikarpur,Pakistan
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Private schools rarely undergo mandatory inspection
Karachi: Several private schools continue to fleece students and
parents by charging excessive fee and pay meagre salaries to teachers and yet go
unchecked as the mechanism provided under the rules for the inspection of
schools is not properly followed.
Though the Sindh Private Educational
Institutions (Regulation and Control) Rules-2005 envisages constitution of an
inspection committee comprising at least three members – one each from the
provincial education department, education group of offices of district
government and civil society – it is not being implemented in the letter and
spirit for the reasons best known to the registration authorities.
are three registration authorities for private educational institutions,
according to a notification issued by Sindh Education department on April 17,
The Executive District Officer (Education) is the registration
authority for elementary schools and institutions from Montessori up to Class
VIII in his respective district.
The director of private schools
education and literacy department, Sindh, is the registration authority for the
secondary schools as well as O and A level schools, excluding Grammar School and
Jesus & Mary.
The education secretary is the registration authority
for higher secondary schools/colleges/degree-awarding institutions having
academic linkage/foreign collaborations/affiliation with any other institutions
of higher learning and teachers training, Grammar School, Jesus and Mary School
of 'O' and 'A' levels.
It is mandatory upon the registration authority to
constitute inspection committees for carrying out detailed inspection of
educational institutions at the time of their registration or renewal of the
After inspection, the committees are required
to recommend a fee structure of the respective school to the registration
authority for approval.
Such an obligatory requirement is seldom carried
out or remains on paper only as in most cases such formalities are fulfilled by
the officials of the registration authority themselves by using their
Insiders say that initially a registration
certificate is granted to a private school for a period of three years, but
neither the school nor the registration authority makes any effort to ensure
that the certificate is renewed after three years.
Most violations of the
Sindh Private Educational Institutions (Regulation and Control) Rules-2005 are
related to the fee structure and salaries of staff, the sources point
Under the rules, they say, the schools are allowed to charge only a
tuition fee and that too after seeking approval from the registration authority
concerned. But many private schools are charging fee in other heads as well,
most common being the 'annual charges', voluntary donations and charges for
Private schools can legally increase a tuition
fee up to five per cent of the previous fee schedule while in numerous cases the
annual fee increase ranges between 20 and 50 per cent and yet the authorities do
not take such schools to task.
Under the rules, the minimum salary and
allowances of a full-time teacher with 12 months of continuous service should
not be less than four times the monthly fee of a single student in the highest
class charged by the institution.
However, the sources say, it is a
common practice that private schools hire teachers on a six-month contract basis
to save more by depriving teachers of their two-month salaries of the vacation
Quoting the Federal Bureau of Statistics' Census Report of 2005
(published in 2006) whereby the number of registered privately-run educational
institutions in Sindh is stated as 11,865, sources in the education department
disclose that an equal number of private educational institutions are
functioning without registration.
They attribute the mushroom growth of
unregistered schools to a lack of proper mechanism for their inspection at the
directorate of private schools and EDOs (Education).
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University of Sindh admission to law colleges from 5th
Hyderabad: The University of Sindh has decided to open admission
to LLB part-I, II and III in affiliated law colleges from November 5.
decision was made at a meeting of representatives of the law colleges and the
university on Monday
The meeting decided that the admission process would
continue up to December 30. It decided that students who had passed at least 50
per cent subjects this year would be allowed to get admission to next
Meanwhile, the University of Sindh has announced results of test
for admissions to graduate classes.
Three candidates of Matiari district,
four of Hyderabad district, one each of Badin and Qambar-Shahdadkot and two each
of Umerkot and Tharparkar have secured maximum marks. Dawn
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Graduation ceremony at Aero Medical Institute (AMI)
Karachi: The graduation ceremony of the Primary Course in Aerospace
Medicine was held on Monday at the Aero Medical Institute (AMI) at the PAF Base,
Air Commodore Sohail Ahmed, Base Commander PAF Base Masroor was
the chief guest. The course was a unique one because seven PAF inducted doctors
attended the course for the first time and duration of the course was also
extended to 52 weeks which was previously 12 weeks, said a press
In his opening address, Officer Commanding Aero Medical
Institute (AMI) Group, Captain Khadim Hussain, informed the house that
post-graduate studies in the discipline of Aerospace Medicine in Pakistan were
only imparted at his institute.
The chief guest in his speech emphasised
upon the role of Aviation Medicine Specialists who are also known as Flight
Surgeons in flight safety, accident prevention and operational effectiveness of
an aviation organisation.
The chief guest awarded certificates to the
successful participants of the course. Moosa Khan Trophy for best graduate in
Course in Aerospace Medicine was awarded to Flight Lieutenant Syeda Uzma
Shah. The News
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