The report is stringent in its criticism of the body’s workings, and laid down that the doctor to patient ratio was far worse than what MCI admitted, most probably 1:2000 as compared to 1:1674. The latter ratio was calculated based on the number of practising doctors in MCI’s records, of 9.29 lakh registered in the Indian Medical Register.

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