Kerala High Court strikes down clause restricting PG medical admissions under service quota to native medical officers

The Court said that the nativity clause discriminates between persons born in the State of Kerala and those born outside the State and that such discrimination falls foul of Article 15 of the Constitution of India.
Kerala High Court and Doctors
Kerala High Court and Doctors

The Kerala High Court recently struck down as unconstitutional a nativity clause that restricted admissions to postgraduate medical courses under the service quota to only doctors born in Kerala [Dr. M Ganeshkumar v. State of Kerala & Ors.].

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