The Islamabad High Court has directed the federal government to pay the salaries of the employees on a contempt of court petition filed for the reinstatement of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC).
A single bench comprising Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani in the Federal Capital Court High Court pronounced the judgment on contempt of court petition against PMDC for not reinstating despite a court order.
The verdict was written by Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani.
According to the written decision, the Islamabad High Court ordered the federal government to pay the salaries of PMDC employees as well as issue funds to the government.
It is to be noted that the PMDC lawyer had told the court at a previous hearing that council employees had not been paid for five months.
Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani said in a written decision that a report on the payment of salaries of the employees should be compiled in consultation with the Registrar PMDC Account Department.
In addition, the written decision directed the Ministry of Health to immediately stop the registration of new doctors and students and authorize the PMDC to receive registration requests for new doctors.
Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani remarked in his written decision that the registration of the law is in the responsibility of the PMDC.
The Ministry of Health employees who were registered in the written decision was barred from continuing the registration work.
In a written decision, Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani of the Islamabad High Court directed that the Registrar take charge of the post of PMDC, perform the duties as per law and implement the federal government's policy after the Karuna virus.
It should be noted that on March 30, Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani had given remarks while expressing strong indignation at the government that the government was insulting the court, the federal government, the prime minister and the health minister should be ashamed.
Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani remarked that the government is insulting the court and will send jails to the ministers and top officials.
It should be remembered that on October 20, Dr. Arif Alvi, the President of the state, enforced the ordinance and dissolved the PMDC, which paved the way for the establishment of a new company called PMC.