New Delhi: Minister of State for Human Resources Development (HRD) Dr. Satya Pal Singh on Thursday said the University Grants Commission (UGC) has constituted a Committee to regulate fees for medical and dental courses in Deemed Universities.
In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Singh said the Committee consisting of Prof. R.C. Deka, Former Director, AIIMS, New Delhi (Chairman), S.K. Ray, Former Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor, MHRD and nominee of each of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Dental Council of India, Medical Council of India and Ministry of Human Resource Development.
Other members of the committee are Dr. O.P. Kalra, Vice-Chancellor Pt. B.D. Sharma University of Health Sciences Rohtak; Prof. (Ms.) Saroj Chooramani Gopal, Former VC, King George Medical University, Lucknow; Prof. Mahesh Verma Director, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi; Prof. Dr. Ajay S. Chandanwale, Dean, Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Government Medical College & Sassoon General Hospitals, Pune.