Nashik, Jan 8 (UNI) In view of the outbreak of Omicron virus, the examinations for medical students conducted by Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) have been postponed and the examinations for postgraduate students will now be held from February 14, 2022 onwards.
These exams were to start from January 17, 2022. The examinations of all the faculties of the graduate students will be held from 28th February, 2022 onwards.
Earlier these exams were scheduled to start from January 31, 2022. This decision has been taken keeping in view the need for medical services of medical teachers and students of the affiliated colleges of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences in case of high prevalence of Omicron virus in the state.
The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Amit Vilasrao Deshmukh, Chancellor of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and Minister for Medical Education. The meeting was held yesterday through the television system. The meeting was attended by the Vice Chancellor of the University, Lieutenant General (Retd.) Dr. Dr. Madhuri Kanitkar, Secretary, Department of Medical Education Saurabh Vijay, Commissioner of Medical Education Shri. Virendra Singh, Director, Dr. Dilip Mhaisekar, Joint Director, Dr. Ajay Chandanwale, Registrar Dr. Dr. Kalidas Chavan, Controller of Examinations Ajit Pathak and concerned officers were present.
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