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The Indian Nursing Council is a national regulatory body for nurses and nurse education in India. It is an autonomous body under the Government of India, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, constituted by the Central Government under section 3(1) of the Indian Nursing Council Act, 1947 of Indian parliament.

State-Level Nursing Councils

There are many registered state-level nursing councils. They are granted autonomous rights by the nursing council.

Council Body State Year of Establishment
Andhra Pradesh Nurses & Midwives Council Andhra Pradesh 1963
Arunachal Pradesh Nursing Council Arunachal Pradesh
Assam Nurses Midwives & Health Visitor Council Assam 1953
Bihar Nurses Registration Council Bihar
Chattisgarh Nursing Council Chhattisgarh
Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council Kerala 1953
Maharashtra Nursing Council Maharashtra
Delhi Nursing Council New Delhi 1997
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Mizoram Nursing Council Mizoram 1994
Karnataka Nursing Council Karnataka 1961
Uttar Pradesh Nurses & Midwives Council[7] Uttar Pradesh 1934
Tamil Nadu Nurses And Midwives Council Tamil Nadu 1926
Rajasthan Nursing Council Rajasthan 1964
Madhya Pradesh Nurses Registration Council Madhya Pradesh 1973

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