The appellants had challenged the High Court’s order saying fresh applications for admission could not be invited for the additional 50 MBBS seats in the Sector 32, Chandigarh Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH).
A division bench comprising Chief Justice and Justice refused to grant relief in the two appeals filed on Thursday.
Appeals against Punjab Haryana HC order on MBBS admissions withdrawn. Whereas, the court has given liberty to the appellants to approach the Supreme Court (SC) for filing an application asking for a change of admission schedule. The last date for admission to the MBBS or BDS course for 2013-2014 is September 30, sources informed.
As of now, the admissions for the additional seats have been kept pending till September 10.
During the resumed hearing, the Medical Council of India (MCI) filed an affidavit stating the college had no authority to invite fresh applications adding the regulations on Graduate Medical Education, 1997, framed by the MCI and notified in the official gazette of India, did not permit it.