Dr Amjad Mahmood, registrar of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC), has written a letter to the secretary of ministry of national health services, regulation and coordination to issue pending notification of the remaining members of the PM&DC in accordance with the directives of Islamabad High Court.

These members were nominated for the council by National Assembly, medical and dental universities, provincial secretaries of health, Supreme Court, ministry of NHRS&C and army, says a PM&DC statement issued here on Monday. The order was passed by Justice Ather Minallah. He said that there were no restraining orders from any authority or court to the council. He expressed his concern over the interference of ministry of NRHS&C in the regulatory functions of the council with vested interests.