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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bengal hospital violence: 28,000 doctors across state join IMA strike in Gujarat

In Surat, the resident doctors and medical students of SMIMER Medical College and Hospital and New Civil Hospital (NCH) wore black bands and chanted slogans for justice.

Search for cure

Clashes involving doctors and patients underscore the need for institutional initiatives to restore the relationship.

Lucknow: Doctors on 24-hour strike demanding safety at work place

IMA committee member Dr P K Gupta said the state unit received instructions from the IMA headquarters in Delhi to protest against the violence against doctors in West Bengal and to push for a law to protect doctors from violence.