Doctors strike

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  • As doctors strike work, NMC Bill sent to Parliamentary Standing Committee

    As doctors strike work, NMC Bill sent to Parliamentary Standing Committee

    Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar on Tuesday said the controversial National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill has been sent to the standing committee of Parliament even as doctors across the country have gone on a 12-hour countrywide strike called by the......

    January 2, 2018
  • Private doctors' strike hits OPDs in Karnataka

    Private doctors' strike hits OPDs in Karnataka

    Thousands of out-patients were affected across Karnataka on Tuesday due to a private doctors' strike against a new medical bill. Hundreds of private hospitals across the state shut their Out-Patient Departments (OPDs) to protest against the National Medical Commission (NMC)......

    January 2, 2018
  • Rajasthan doctors continue strike as deaths reported

    Rajasthan doctors continue strike as deaths reported

    As medical services in Rajasthan remained paralysed for the 11th day on Tuesday and deaths were reported due to the strike by doctors, state Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf said the government would not take any action against doctors who had......

    December 27, 2017
  • AIIMS resident docs call strike over OPD timings

    AIIMS resident docs call strike over OPD timings

    To protest against the extension of OPD timings in Delhi government-run hospitals,  resident doctors have decided to go on strike on 1 November, as a result of which all OPDs will remain closed on Wednesday. The Federation of Resident Doctors Association (FORDA),......

    October 31, 2017
  • Govt doctors in TN to go on one day strike on May 8

    Govt doctors in TN to go on one day strike on May 8

    Government doctors in Tamil Nadu will observe a one day strike on May 8, protesting against cancellation of reservation for in service doctors in post graduate medical admissions. Stating this, Government Hospital Doctors association state president Senthil told reporters here......

    April 30, 2017
  • 4,000 Maharashtra resident doctors go on mass leave

    4,000 Maharashtra resident doctors go on mass leave

    Medical services in 17 government hospitals were disrupted on Monday when over 4,000 resident doctors went on a mass Casual Leave to protest growing incidents of attacks by patients' relatives. There have been at least five attacks on resident doctors in one week,......

    March 20, 2017
  • 4,000 Maharashtra resident doctors go on mass leave

    4,000 Maharashtra resident doctors go on mass leave

    Medical services in 17 government hospitals were disrupted on Monday when over 4,000 resident doctors went on a mass Casual Leave to protest growing incidents of attacks by patients' relatives. There have been at least five attacks on resident doctors in one week,......

    March 20, 2017