ISLAMABAD (Online) The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has given deadline of September 24 to all universities to complete the process of degrees verification of MPs. The verification process was to be completed in a month but despite passage of three months only 441 degrees of parliamentarians were verified. HEC Executive Director Dr Sohail Naqvi while talking to Online said that verification process of parliamentarians degrees started in June of the current year and it was to be completed in a month but even after three month the process of verification of more than 500 degrees is under process. He said HEC wants to complete the process of verification on priority basis. According to the sources in the HEC, only 441 degrees have been verified and HEC declared 374 degrees genuine, 40 fake and 17 cases of parliamentarians are in different courts.