CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University has proposed crook action in opposition to the management of Priyadarshini Dental College and one among its dental students Karishma Irfan for furnishing fake information to expose that the scholar had finished her obligatory rotatory internship.
Irfan, who was awarded the diploma, has registered with the dental council and is now allowed to practice dentistry. “We can declare her diploma null and void, however, we don’t want to do just that. The scholar had in advance written to us complaining in opposition to the college for disturbing cash for her to apply maternity depart. We also want to make sure the college has no longer faked internship logbooks of more students. This wishes an in depth investigation,” a university reliable stated.
The college will talk further route of movement in opposition to the college which includes police complaint with costs of forgery and cheating. It will discuss methods to prevent such incidents at some point of the general council meeting on Tuesday. University officers refused to speak on document however stated some other clinical student from a self-financing university in Chennai who did no longer whole his internship had asked the university to don’t forget his case and award diploma. “We do not want to encourage this,” the official stated.
Going through the information of Priyadarshini Dental College, the girl worked inside the health facility on the day of her C-Section and months that followed without a destroy. Irked by using the extreme lapse, the university requested the university to return her levels in March. Last week, the college dean Dr. M K Venkat Prasad wrote to the university pronouncing that the pupil isn’t answering her telephone and her father has refused to return the diploma.
In February, the college officers located Karishma Irfan’s software for “condonation of spoil” in the obligatory rotatory internship because of maternity was pending. They also determined that the university, which had applied for the condonation, declared her suit to receiving BDS diploma even earlier than her depart petition could be authorized. “At least 10 department heads sign the attendance and supply remarks of performance. The facts show that an afternoon after her shipping, March 31, 2017, she has been transferred to the department of pedodontics. She worked there for a month in April 2017 and the department has marked her performance as ‘extraordinary’,” the reputable stated pointing to the internship finishing touch time table.
Chennai: DRI arrests 3 for drug smuggling
CHENNAI: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence Chennai over the weekend intercepted 12kg pills which covered consignments of methamphetamine and ketamine intended for sale in Sri Lanka.
The employer on Monday stated it also seized 1.53kg of cannabis from a passenger at Chennai airport certain to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia on Wednesday. The stash was concealed in an aluminum foil amid candies. The man, a resident of Chennai, become a provider and admitted to doing it for a hefty sum.
DRI on Saturday intercepted a person from Rameswaram at the Vanagaram toll plaza earlier than he boarded a bus on Saturday. He becomes carrying 10.61kg of methamphetamine disguised as Chinese tea. The guy stated he become hired by using a resident of north Chennai to supply the packets to a purchaser in Sri Lanka via coastal boats throughout the Palk Strait.
On Sunday, DRI sleuths raided the north Chennai handler’s assets and seized 1.475kg of ketamine from his house.
Chennai: 3,000 book tankers beneath new scheme, elderly want COD
CHENNAI: With hopes to get Metrowater tankers within days, and no longer after a month, Chennai citizens made 3,000 bookings as the ‘Dial for Water 2.Zero’ scheme took off. On Sunday, 2, two hundred bookings were made and on Monday 803 residents booked water tankers. Metrowater officers stated all residents will get water within two days.
The executive director of Metrowater Prabhu Shankar stated the enterprise became energetic on social media and changed into open to comments. “The scheme is a fulfillment to date. Some would possibly have faced problems as there has been panic booking on a primary day. However, we will honor all of the bookings,” he stated.
Metrowater lorries make approximately 12,000 journeys a day of which 2,500 journeys are for its dial for water scheme.
However, the new scheme had its teething problems and senior residents faced most problems while booking for water tankers. The citizens desired Metrowater to introduce offline charge strategies or cash-on-transport alternatives for individuals who cannot pay on-line.
V S Narayanaswami, an elderly resident of T Nagar, said he does no longer have a debit card. “I even have never used an internet platform and this is very tough. We have read the whole guidelines and the suggestions to make the reserving. However, we need to depend on youngsters. Another trouble is there may be no point out of any refund in case they are unable to supply water,” he said.
Shankar said online payment became made mandatory to lessen fake or more than one bookings. “Since this machine assures them of supply, the residents need now not make more than one reserving,” he stated.
Vasanthi Kannan, a Kodambakkam resident, said many senior residents found the application complicated. “We are very glad that Metrowater has delivered this new procedure however it desires to be made easier,” she said.