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MMC sets up four ethical committees to expedite cases of medical negligence
Shardul Nautiyal, Mumbai, 13 June 2018
Around 150 cases of medical negligence being added every year and around 700 such cases pending since it got revived almost a year back, the Maharashtra Medical Council (MMC) in its bid to expedite disposal of such cases has set up four ethical committees and plans to meet every week to hear such cases.The Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 stipulates an executive committee appointed by the MMC to meet once in two months to hear medical negligence cases and take subsequent action timely
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