TN to HC: No med admission until guv decides on 7.5% quota invoice

MADURAI: In a choice that might upend the admission schedule of medical schools in TN this 12 months, the state authorities informed the Madurai bench of the Madras excessive court docket on Friday that it’ll not problem prospectus for medical admissions until a choice is taken by the constitutional authority on a invoice to supply 7.5% horizontal reservation for presidency faculty college students in admissions to undergraduate medical programs.

The submission was made by advocate basic Vijay Narayan earlier than a bench of Justices N Kirubakaran and B Pugalendhi through the course of listening to of two PILs filed by S Ramakrishnan and V Muthukumar searching for path to implement the horizontal quota this 12 months.

When the advocate basic informed the court docket that the TN governor was but to take a choice on the invoice, Justice Kirubakaran turned emotional and recalled the plight of presidency faculty college students in getting seats in medical schools. It’s saddening to know {that a} resolution has not been taken on the invoice but, the court docket mentioned.

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