The State Government has issued an order withdrawing the nomination of R. Gunaseelan Rajan, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and Medical Director, Rajan Dental Institute, Mylapore, as a member of the Dental Council of India, representing Tamil Nadu, with immediate effect.

His nomination to the Tamil Nadu Dental Council as a member has been rescinded.

Orders have also been issued withdrawing the nomination of S. Murukesan, Vice-Principal/Associate Dean, SRM Dental College, as a member of the Tamil Nadu Dental Council, according to an official release.

The move follows the arrest of the two doctors by the Central Bureau of Investigation on charges of corruption.