ANDHRA PRADESH

Demand for cancellation of medical PG exam

Staff Reporter

VIJAYAWADA: Members of State Consumer Protection Council (SCPC) and several student leaders staged a dharna in front of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences on Saturday demanding cancellation of the medical PG gynaecology practical examination conducted at Guntur Medical College in December. They alleged that several irregularities had taken place in the conduct of the practical examination. SCPC president Ch. Hari Babu said a representation was given to vice-chancellor R. Sambasiva Rao seeking cancellation of the examination and also initiate action against officials responsible for irregularities. He alleged external examiners were changed to manipulate the results in favour of some students.