New Delhi: Medical Council of India (MCI) On 13 May 2019, a new guideline was issued regarding disability. According to the new guideline, many disabled students who want to become doctors, their future hangs in the balance. Therefore, he approached the court against this order. According to the new guideline, if a person with disability is more than 80 percent affected by chronic neurological, then he will not be eligible for medical studies. The entire list of which diseases are covered under the new rule has been issued with the term and condition.
The future of a poor promising student is in the balance due to the new guidelines of the Medical Council of India. Mohammad Usman is a resident of Hussainabad New Basti of Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh. The 20-year-old Usman is limp with both legs. Usman Pond is always ready to face any difficult situation with his support.
Therefore, he never considered his disability as a weakness, but now he has realized that the disability has become a curse for him. For the last two and a half months, he has been traveling to Bijnor, sometimes Delhi, sometimes Jaipur and sometimes Allahabad. Mohammad Usman dreams of becoming a doctor. For this, he was preparing for medical for three years. He also got the result of his hard work. On 5 June 2019 this year, Osman passed the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET). In the physical handicap category, he brought 1655 rank across the country.
He was now preparing for medical college, but was shocked when he was found more than 100 percent disabled in Safdarjung Hospital, Vardhman Mahaveer Medical College for taking disability certificate. According to the guidelines of the Medical Council of India, his lower limb is completely defective and the upper limb is also bad. Because of this, he is not medically eligible to enroll in a medical college.
After which he made a Disability Certificate at Sawai Mansingh Medical College, Jaipur, where he was given a 88 percent disability certificate. That is, how can there be different criteria for disability in two medical colleges, according to the guidelines of the Medical Council of India.
Not only this, according to the Unique Disability ID (UDI), in the year 1999, it was considered 50 percent disabled. That is, how can different government institutions have different criteria for disability? Let me tell you, when Mohammed Osman was passed his tenth in 2014, then HRD Minister Smriti Irani wrote a letter congratulating him on his talent.