Pursuant to sections 42 (1) (b), 42 (2), 42 (3) and 48A of the Nurses Act 1977, the Nursing Council of New Zealand
(“the council”), in a decision dated 15 August 2005, ordered that the name of Dhamlaksmi Maharaj, registered nurse, be removed from the Register.
The council also ordered that Dhamlaksmi Maharaj pay $7,190.00 (being 50%) of the actual costs and expenses
of and incidental to the inquiry by the council and that a
notice stating the effect of the orders be published in the
New Zealand Gazette, Kai Tiaki: Nursing New Zealand and the council’s newsletter, and released to accredited members of the media on request.
MARION CLARK, Registrar.