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Karnataka doctors strike: Kannada activists behind assault surrender before police

November 08, 2019 5:53 pm

The junior doctors and postgraduate students are on strike from 2 November against an alleged assault by members of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike a pro-Kannada group at Minto Ophthalmic Hospital in Bengaluru.

TN doctors' strike enters 7th day, CM says protest carried out to defame govt

October 31, 2019 10:20 pm

Close to 17,000 medicos launched an indefinite strike on October 25 pressing the government to fulfill their demand to implement a government order that envisages time-bound promotions and hiring doctors according to the patient's strength.

Chennai, Tamil Nadu News Highlights: Health minister urges doctors to call off strike

October 25, 2019 4:48 pm

Catch the latest news in Tamil Nadu and Chennai as we bring you live updates on the state-wide doctors' strike.

NMC Bill: Doctors call off strike after meeting Health Minister, to resume duties tomorrow

August 04, 2019 4:55 pm

They were on their fourth day of strike against certain provisions of the NMC Bill when Vardhan met the associations of AIIMS and Safdarjung resident doctors to remove their misconceptions regarding the bill.

Demands pending, junior doctors of Bengal plan rally on July 30

July 28, 2019 4:59 am

Medical students, junior as well as senior doctors are likely to take part in the proposed rally. However, a final decision on it will be taken on July 29.

Official promises police post inside Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital

July 02, 2019 3:30 am

Rahul Chaudhary, president of the hospital’s Resident Doctors’ Association, said, “We have ended the strike after we were assured that security will be beefed up. But if our demands are not met, we will resume it.”

Doctors at North Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital allege assault, on strike today

July 01, 2019 9:36 am

Police have registered an institutional FIR against unknown persons as doctors did not know the names of the patient’s attendants.

Kutch doctors demand gun licence for self defence

June 19, 2019 1:56 am

The doctors said they were considering sending mass applications for the licences to the Kutch collector, even as junior doctors in West Bengal called off their week-long strike after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee agreed to their demands on enhancing security for doctors.

Draft law seeks 10-year jail, fine of Rs 5 lakh for attacks on doctors

June 18, 2019 10:15 pm

The draft law was submitted by the IMA to the Ministry in 2017 — it had demanded a central law for the protection of doctors, and has raised it again in the wake of the NRS Medical College and Hospital incident in Kolkata.

Hospital strike ends after Mamata blinks, agrees to upgrade doctors’ security

June 18, 2019 4:30 am

The government decided to boost the security mechanism in hospitals, and create awareness among the masses against assault on doctors.