Former bureaucrats write to PM on Health Secy`s transfer

Former bureaucrats and eminent personalities have written to the Prime Minister protesting the transfer of Keshav Desiraju from the post of Union Health Secretary apparently after he opposed making Ketan Desai, who is facing graft charges, a member of Medical Council of India.

Govt paves way for elected MCI body

The elected MCI body was disbanded by the government and a Board of Governors was installed to run the apex body.

CBI files chargesheet against sacked MCI chief

CBI has filed a charge sheet against sacked president of Medical Council of India Ketan Desai for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs two crore.

Apex court issues notice over Ketan Desai`s election

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice on a petition by an NGO challenging the election of Ketan Desai, a former president of the Medical Council of India (MCI), to the Gujarat University senate.

PIL challenging senate membership of Desai filed in Guj HC

A PIL was on Monday filed in the
Gujarat High Court challenging the unanimous election of
former Medical Council of India (MCI) chief Dr Ketan Desai as
senate member of Gujarat University (GU).

Doc group against Desai`s election to GU senate

A doctors group has written to Gujarat CM Narendra Modi protesting against tainted former MCI chief Ketan Desai getting elected ‘uncontested` to the Gujarat University senate.

Ketan Desai to contest GU senate elections

Tainted former MCI chief Ketan Desai will be contesting Gujarat University senate elections.

CBI seeks status report on probe into EX-MCI chief`s case

Delhi HC ha ordered CBI to apprise it within three weeks of its efforts to
arrest two absconding middlemen, who bribed former Medical Council of India chief Ketan Desai for securing the council`s recognition to medical colleges.

Ketan Desai is back from sabbatical to make thrillers

MKD Films will see an image makeover under Ketan Desai, who is back from a long sabbatical to make two thrillers.

MCI suspends Ketan Desai`s medical licence

The MCI announced the suspension in a letter to Desai, ending speculation surrounding his proposed visit to Canada to represent India in a World Medical Association conference.

Review of recognition to medical colleges during Desai tenure

Recognition granted to three medical colleges during the tenure of former Medical Council of India (MCI) President Ketan Desai is being reconsidered, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad told the Lok Sabha.

Guj HC grants transit anticipatory bail to Ketan Desai`s wife

Gujarat High Court today granted
anticipatory bail to Alka Desai, wife of former president of
Medical Council of India (MCI) Ketan Desai.

Ex-MCI president Ketan Desai sent to 6 days JC in assets case

A Delhi court on Tuesday remanded
former Medical Council of India (MCI) president Ketan Desai to
6 days in judicial custody for allegedly possessing assets
disproportionate to known sources of his income.

Court says it is competent to hear fresh bail plea of Desai

A Delhi court has rejected a petition filed by the CBI questioning its jurisdiction to hear an anticipatory bail plea by former MCI president Ketan Desai in a fresh corruption case lodged against him in Chennai.

Ex-MCI Prez Ketan Desai sent to 14 days JC

A Delhi court on Tuesday remanded
former Medical Council of India (MCI) president Ketan Desai to
14 days of judicial custody for allegedly possessing assets
disproportionate to his known sources of income.

Guj HC asks Ketan Desai`s wife to file bail plea in lower court

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday
asked the wife of former president of Medical Council of India
(MCI) Ketan Desai to approach the special CBI court here in
connection with her anticipatory bail plea.

Former MCI chief Ketan Desai admitted to AIIMS

Former Medical Council of India
chief Ketan Desai, in judicial custody in connection with a
graft case, has been admitted to AIIMS for treatment of a
bacterial infection.

Ex-MCI president Desai’s judicial custody extended

A Delhi court Wednesday extended by
12 days the judicial custody of former Medical Council of
India (MCI) president Ketan Desai and two Punjab-based doctors
of a private medical college in an alleged graft case.

Ketan Desai`s bail plea rejected by Delhi HC

The Delhi HC on Friday
dismissed the bail plea of former President of Medical Council
of India Ketan Desai, arrested by CBI for allegedly accepting
a bribe of Rs two crore to grant recognition to a medical
college in Punjab.

ED to tighten noose around former MCI president

Enforcement Directorate (ED) has been allowed by a Delhi court to quiz former president of Medical Council of India, Ketan Desai and two others to ascertain the magnitude of the scam and the trail of their ill-gotten wealth.