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MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY,MUMBAI -400001

As per Right to information Act, 2005 Chapter-II  clause 4(1)(b) every public authority shall publish information on 17 items.  The information of Maharashtra Council of Homoeopathy as per above act is as under :

  1. The particulars of it's organisation, functions & duties :-
  2. The Name of Council

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    Maharashtra Council of Homoeopathy

    Address

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    235, Peninsula House, 3rd Floor   Dr. Dadabhai Nauroji Rd, Fort, Mumbai 400001

    Head of the Council office

    -

    Registrar

    Council Information

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    This Council consist of 11 members including President & Vice-President.  The 11 members are as under :-

    This Council extended upto 6-2-2013 & As per Govt. notification dtd 22nd March 2013 Govt of Maharashtra appoints Dr. Bahubali H. Shah as a "Administrator" at the Maharashtra Homeopathy Council, Mumbai for the purpose to run Council as per provisions of the said Act till new Council comes to exist.

    The powers, duties, functions of the Council as per the Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959 sec. 14 is as under -

    (a) to provide for registration of practitioners and to maintain the register;

    (b) to hear and decide appeals from any decision of the Registrar;

    (c) to reprimand a registered practitioner, or to suspend or remove him from
         the register or to take such other disciplinary action against him as may,
         in the opinion of the Council, be necessary or expedient ;

    (d) to hold examinations, to make all the necessary arrangements of such
        examinations and to charge fees therefor ;

    (e) to 2( * * * ) conduct the courses of training leading to the examinations
         held by the Council ;

    (f) to grant degrees, diplomas and marks of honour ;

    (g) to award stipends, scholarships, medals, prizes and other rewards :

    (h) to recommend recognition of institutions for the purpose of giving
          instructions for the courses leading to the examinations held by the
          Council, or to recommend the cancellation of such recognition ;
         3( *   *   *  )

    (j) to prepare, publish and prescribe text books, and to publish statements
         (of courses of study prescribed by the Central Council) ;

    (k) to provide for the maintenance of an adequate standard of proficiency for
            the practice of Homoeopathic (system of Medicine)

    (l)  to found and maintain libraries ;

    (m) to recommend and promote schemes for post-graduate  training and
           research in Homoeopathy and Biochemistry ;

    (n) to provide for the inspection of recognised institutions or any other institutions giving instructions for any or (the recognised medical qualifications ) and to require such institutions to furnish such information as may be necessary ;

    (o) to appoint boards of studies and committees consisting of persons, who may or may not be members of the Council, but at least half of the number of such persons on the board or committee shall be the practitioners whose names are entered in register, and to make regulations for the constitution, duties and functions of such boards and committees ;

    (p) subject to the approval of the State Government to receive donations and to determine the conditions of acceptance of donations ;

    (q) to exercise such other powers and perform such other duties and functions as are laid down in this Act or may be prescribed by rules or by regulations or Bylaws.)
     

  3. The powers & duties of its Officers & employees
  4. :-

    The State Govt. officer after consulting the Council appoint a registrar, who is Secretary & Executive Officer of the Council.  The Salary, allowances & other conditions of service of the Registrar is as prescribed by rules.  The Council shall from time to time  prescribes by regulations the number & designation & the salaries, allowances & other condition of service of their officers & servants as may be necessary for the purposes of carrying out its duties & functions under Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959.

    The power to make appointment of any officer or servant shall vest in the President.

    The Registrar & any other officers or Servant appointed under Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959 Section 15(7) shall be deemed to be a public servant within the meaning of section 21 of the Indian Penal Code.

    The main duties of the Registrar is as per Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959 section 20, 21  & 26  such as prepare & maintain a register of Homoeopathic Practitioners, To register the name of the person
    who possesses any of the recognised medical qualification which is included in Second  & Third Schedule of Homoeopathy Central Council Act 1973 & preparation of list of registered Practitioners & cause two notices after every five years for renewal of registration.  Take meetings of Council, keep record of Council, & as per sec 14 of said act as noted above & other duties as per said act.  The duties of the employees are as per order of Registrar & Council which are necessary for the purposes of carrying out duties and functions as under Bombay homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959.

  5. The procedure followed in the decision making process including channels of supervision & accountability :-

  6. The procedure followed in the decision is as per Council meeting resolution and as per order of Registrar.

  7. The Norms set by it for the discharges of its functions :-

  8. As per Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioner act 1959 & Homoeopathy Central Council Act 1973 Council decision & in some cases to take approval of Govt.      

  9. The rules, regulations, instructions, manuals & records held by it or under its control or used by its employees for discharging it functions :-
    As per Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959 & Council resolution

  10. A statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control
  11. i) Registration Registers 1 to 109  registers upto Dec.  2009
    ii) Provisional Registration register.
    iii) Examination record i.e. result sheets & concern letters
    iv) Est. record, &  Rules regarding correspondence.
    v) All other record which is necessary to kept in office i.e. pay bill,
        Registers & other in concern of Accounts of this Council.
    vi) Record of Certificate regarding.
    vii) Govt. correspondence
    viii) Complaints of doctors & their record & appeal record etc.
       

  12. The particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with  or representation by, the member of the
    public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof :-
    Registrar of this Council is available for public guidance in office time & to circulate notice or send letters to colleges or practitioners as per meeting resolution & Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959.
  13. A statement of the Boards, Councils, committees  & other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose  of its advice and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees  & other bodies are open to the public or the minutes of such meeting are accessible for public :-

    The proceeding of every meeting of the Council is treated as confidential & no person without previous permission of the Council disclose any portion thereof as per Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioners Act 1959 Section 11.

  14. A directory of its officers & employees is as under :-
  15. Sr. No.

    Name

    Designation

    1

    SHRI V. K. THANVI

    Acting Registrar & Accountant

    2

    SHRI J.D. KHODE

    SR. Clerk

    3

    SHRI. A.D. KULKARNI

    SR. Clerk

    4

    SHRI. D.S. BHUYAR

    SR. Clerk

    5

    MRS. M.M. MAPARA

    Steno typist

    6

    SHRI. A.L. BANE

    Peon

    7

    SHRI. M.V. SANKHE

    Peon

  16. The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers & employees including the system of compensation as provided in its regulation :-
  17. Compensation is recovered by employees as per Council resolution & Audit report & monthly remuneration  of official employees is as under :-
            

    Sr. No.

    Designation

    Name

    Pay scale

     

    1

    Registrar

    Not appointed
    Acting Registrar (V.K. Thanvi)

    6500-200-10500
    4500-125-7000

     

    2

    Accountant

    SHRI V. K. THANVI

    4500-125-7000

     

    3

    SR. Clerk

    SHRI J.D. KHODE

    4500-125-7000

     

    4

    SR. Clerk

    SHRI. A.D. KULKARNI

    4000-100-6000

     

    5

    SR. Clerk

    SHRI. D.S. BHUYAR

    4500-125-7000

     

    6

    Steno typist

    MRS. M.M. MAPARA

    4500-125-7000

     

    7

    Peon

    SHRI. A.L. BANE

    2650-65-3300-75-4400

     

    8

    Peon

    SHRI. M.V. SANKHE

    2650-65-3300-75-4400

     

  18. The budget allocated to each of its agency, indicating the particulars of all plans, proposed expenditures & reports on disbursements made :-
  19. The income of the Council consist as under :-
    1) Fees received from the practitioners as registration fee,  renewal fee, All duplicate  certificate fee & Duplicate mark lists  fee etc.
    This Council does not get any grants from the State Govt.
    This Council expenditure is salaries of employees , allowances of members of Council i.e. Traveling Allowance, D.A. & Court case expenditure & allowances  and other expenses which are necessary for performing the duties & functions under Bombay Homoeopathic Practitioner Act 1959.

  20. The manner of execution of subsidy programme including the amount allocated & the details of beneficiaries of each programmes.
  21. No subsidy, hence information is not related with this Council.

  22. Particulars of recipients of concessions , permits or authorisations granted by it :-
  23. Special concessions & permits or authorisation is not granted to any one by this Council.

  24. Details in respect of the information, available or held by it reduced in an electronic form.
  25. The Registered practitioners list i.e. Registration No, Name, Address & other information regarding qualification who are registered in this Council upto 31st Jan 2006 is available in this Council. This information now will
    available on website www.mchmumbai.org (C. D. enclosed)

  26. The particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use -
  27. The office hours  :- 9.45 am to 5.30 pm
    The Fee hours  :- 10.30 am  to 3.30 pm

    No Library or reading room is available in the Council .  This Council provide information, guidance to practitioners & students or any citizen within office hours i.e. 9.45 am to 5.30 pm.

  28. The names, designations & other particulars of public information officers are as under :-
  29. Appellate authority

    Public information officer

    Shri. Vijay  Kanhailayal  Thanvi
    Acting Registrar

    Mr. Abhay D. Kulkarni
    Sr. Clerk

  30. Such other information as may be prescribed :-
    Renewal procedure is started to update information of Registered Practitioners e.g. Address, Qualification etc.
  31. Total 44 Homoeopathic Medical Colleges are in Maharashtra State & BHMS course is conducted in all colleges under Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nasik

    The address of the concern University is as under  -
    Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nasik
    Dindori Road, Mhasrul, Nashik-422004

    Name and address of the 44 colleges are as under

    1) Ahmednagar Hom Med college & Hospital, Savedi Rd, Ahmednagar

    2) Anantrao Kanse Hom Med college & Hosp. Alephata, Tal-Junnar,
        Dist-Pune

    3) Antarbharati Hom. Med College. Dabha, Nagpur

    4) Bharti Vidyapeeth's Hom Med College, Dhankawadi, Pune 
          
    5) D. S. Hom. Med College, F.P. No. 23, Off. Karve Rd, Pune

    6) DKMM Hom. Med. College & Hosp. Guru Ganesh Nagar, Behind
        BiBika Makabara, Aurangabad.

    7) Dr. D. Y. Patil Hom Med College, Pimpri, Dist-Pune

    8) Dr. J.J.Magdum Hom Med College, Jaysingpur, Tal-Shirol,
        Dist-Kolhapur

    9) E. B. Gadkari Hom Med College, Gadhinglaj, Dist-Kolhapur

    10) Foster Development Hom Med College, N-5, Behind Gulmohar Colony,
          Cidco, Aurangabad

    11) Gandhi Natha Rangaji Hom Med College, 13 Budhwar Peth, Jain
           Boarding Campus, Balives, Solapur

    12) Gondia Hom Med College, GHMC campus, Suryatola, Gondia.

    13) Gulabrao Patil Hom Med college, 795, School No.1, Near Govt. Milk
          Dairy, Budhgaonkar Mala, Miraj, Dist-Sangli

    14) Hom. Med College, Akot Rd, Akola

    15) Kakasaheb Mhaske Hom Med college, Nagapur, MIDC, Ahmedngar

    16) KES's CHK Hom med college, Court Rd, Alibag, Dist-Raigad
     
    17) KES Vengurla Hom Med College, Balasaheb Khardekar Rd, Vengurla

    18) Kisan Dnyanoday Mandal's Hom Med College, Nimzari Naka, Shirpur,
          Dist-Dhule.

    19) Kisan Shikshan Prasarak Mandal's Hom Med College, Barshi Rd, Latur

    20) LMF Hom Med. college, near Elpro Company, Chinchwad, Pune

    21) MHF's Hom Med. College, Hahnemann Hills, Chandanpuri Ghat,
          Gunjalwadi Pathar, Po-Varud Pathar, Tal-Sangamner, Dist-Ahmednagar

    22) Motiwala Hom Med College, Motiwalal Nagar, Gangapur-Satpur Link
          Rd, Nasik

    23) Nagpur college of Homoeopathy & Hosp. 543 Azamshah Layout, Great
         Nag Rd, Nagpur

    24) Padmashri Shyamraoji Kadam Hom Med College, Cidco, New Nanded

    25) Panchasheel Hom Med college, Civil Lines, At-Khamgaon,
          Dist-Buldhana

    26) P.D. Jain Hom Med College, Vakil Colony, Parbhani

    27) PSPM's Mahila Hom Med college, 283/15, Kolgiri Nagar,
          Hotgi Rd, Majrewadi, Solapur

    28) PJN Hom Med College, Badnera Rd, Amravati

    29) P.Bagla Hom Med College, Vill Arvat, Marda Rd, Badhanpura gate,
         Chandrapur

    30) Samarth Edu. Trust's Hom Med College, AM 1/1 Additional MIDC,
          Degaon Rd, Satara

    31) Shri Bhagwan Hom Med College, N-6, Cidco, Aurangabad

    32) Shri Chamundamata Hom Med College, Plot No. 5 6 Gayatri Nagar,
         Nr. Telephone & Parakh Nagar, Jalgaon

    33) Shri Janata Hom Med college, Kediya Plots, Jatharpeth Rd, Akola

    34) Shri. JPES Hom. Med. College, 200 E Tararani Chowk, Kolhapur

    35) Shri. T.S. Hom. Med College, Homoeo sadan, Rajapeth, Amravati

    36) S. K. Hom Med College, Vidyanagar(w), Beed

    37) Smt. Chandaben M. Patel Hom Med College, Natakkar Ram Ganesh
          Gadkari Marg, Irla, Vile Parle(w), Mumbai

    38) Smt. K. B. Abad Hom Med College, Neminagar, Chandwad, Dist-Nasik

    39) Vamanrao Ithape Hom Med College, New Nagar Rd, Sangamner,
          Dist-Ahmednagar

    40) VYC Hom Med College, 2968 "C" Dasara Chowk, Kolhapur

    41) Vidya Vaibhav Shikshan Mandal Dapoli Hom. Med College, At-Apti,
           Po-Talsure, Tal-Dapoli, Dist-Ratnagiri

    42) Dhanvantary Hom Med College, Dhanvantari Campus, Kamatwade,
          Opp. Abhiyanta Nagar, Cidco, Nasik

    43) Virar Hom Med college, Veer Sawarkar Marg, Virar(e), Tal-Vasai
           Dist-Thane

    44) Yerala Hom. Med College, Sector-4, Opp. Kharghar Railway Station
           Kharghar, Navi Mumbai.