MCA Chairman
From the desk of *Dr Rumi Beramji*
(President of Maharashtra council of Acupuncture.)

*Re: Rules , Regulations and Registration process* This message is to brief all practitioners of Acupunture and it's allied branches about the ongoing process of making of the Rules and Regulations and open the Registration of practitioners.

1. I would like to inform you all that, all the Council members are unitedly working hard to make Rules and Regulations for Acupuncture and it's allied therapies. Our attempt is :

- to take care of all existing practitioners,

- to frame guidelines for future of Next generation practitioners.

2) Process for approval of Rules and Regulations:

Just like any other council, as per the protocol, the Rules and Regulations are to be submitted by the Council to the Government for due legal process. The process is expected to be completed in 6 months after which registration process will commence.

3. Announcement of official website :

We shall be launching the official website of "Maharashtra Council of Acupuncture" from 15th August 2018. All practitioners are requested to refer to website for official information.

I sincerely request all Acupuncturist to cooperate for the betterment of Acupuncture science. I repeat, Practitioners of Acupuncture in Maharashtra must not to be misled by rumours and wrong information and to rely on official sources only.

Dr. R.F.Beramji

(President of Maharashtra council of Acupuncture.)

Contact : Dr Nilima Thakkar : 982 0676 600