The Medical Council of India (MCI) is a statutory body for establishing uniform and high standards of medical education in india till fomation of National Medical Commissions(NMC). The Council grants recognition of medical qualification , give accredatation to medical schools,grant registration to medical practitions,and monitors, medical practice in India. Now the Superime Court has allowed the Central Goverment to replace the medical council and with the help of five specialized doctors monitor the medical education system in India from July 2017.
The NITI Aayog has recommended the replacement of Medical Council of India(MCI) with National Medical Commission (NMC). The decision has been approved by most ststes and after its approval by the Prime Minister and NMC bill was passed by parliament and approved by Prresident on 8 Augest 2019.