Dr Bhagawan Koirala appointed as chairperson of Nepal Medical Council
November 3, 2019 04:53 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Nov 3: Eminent cardiologist Dr Bhagawan Koirala has been appointed as the chairperson of the Nepal Medical Council, the sole government entity that tests the competence of MBBS graduates.
A cabinet meeting held at the PM's official residence in the capital on Sunday took a decision to this effect earlier today. However, the government has yet to make an official announcement in this connection.
Earlier, a committee formed to recommend the new vice-chancellor of the Tribhuvan University (TU) had named three candidates including Dr Koirala.