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Doctors strike

Officials Say Resident Doctors Of Hindu Rao Hospital Call Off Strike

Nov 28, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Later, the NDMC also issued a statement, saying the strike had been called off after the mayor and the standing committee chairman "gave assurances" to the protesting doctors that their demands will be met.

NDMC Doctors Go On Indefinite Strike Over Non-Payment Of Salaries

Nov 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Doctors Strike Delhi: Emergency services will not be affected, President of Municipal Corporation Doctors' Association(MCDA), Dr RR Gautam said as the NDMC Doctors went on an indefinite strike on Thursday.

Madhya Pradesh: 3,000 Junior Doctors End Week-Long Strike After Meeting With Govt

The doctors had put forward multiple demands before the state government, including a hike in stipend and free treatment for them and their families if they contract Covid-19

Kerala: Govt Doctors Go On Hunger Strike Anomalies in Pay Revision

Feb 05, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Government college doctors demand the state government rectify anomalies in the pay revision of the college lecturers

IMA To Begin Fast Against Notification Allowing Ayurveda Doctors To Perform Surgery

Scheduled to continue till February 14, the Indian Medical Association said that its members shall be on a relay hunger strike

12 December, 2020

IMA Protest Call: Hundreds Of Doctors In Jharkhand Join


IMA has been protesting against the government's order allowing Ayurveda practitioners to perform surgery.

27 October, 2020

Pending Salaries: Delhi’s Civic Body-Run Hospital Staff Go On Indefinite Strike


Doctors at NDMC-run hospitals have claimed that they haven’t received their salaries for the past three months.

26 October, 2020

Pending Salaries: Doctors Of NDMC Hospitals Go On Mass Leave, Threaten Indefinite Strike


Doctors at Delhi’s North Corporation-run hospitals have claimed that they haven’t received their salaries for the past three months.

11 October, 2020

Nagpur: Resident Ayurvedic Doctors Strike Enters 5th Day


Among their demands is that they too be given a hike of Rs 10,000 in stipends like the one provided to MBBS and dental resident doctors.

01 November, 2019

Doctors Call Off Strike In Tamil Nadu, Govt Agrees To Consider Demands

Outlook Web Bureau

Health Minister C. Vijaya Baskar warned the doctors that they must end their protest and said if they failed to resume their duties, their posts would be declared vacant.

25 October, 2019

17,000 Doctors On Strike In Tamil Nadu Over Pay Parity


The striking doctors said in-patients will not be attended to unless it is an emergency.


03 September, 2019

Health Ministry Proposes Legislation Over Violence Against Doctors


A legislation titled "The Healthcare Service Personnel and Clinical Establishments (Prohibition of violence and damage to property) Bill, 2019" has been prepared.

02 August, 2019

NMC Bill Protest: Union Minister Harsh Vardhan Urges Striking Doctors To Resume Work

Outlook Web Bureau

Resident doctors continued their strike on Friday and withdrew all services, including that at the emergency departments of hospitals, in protest against the bill, which seeks to replace the graft-tainted Medical Council of India.

08 July, 2019

New Delhi: LNJP Hospital Doctors Go On Strike Over Alleged Assault Of Medical Student, Demand Security

Outlook Web Bureau

The Resident Doctors' Association of the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan (LNJP) Hospital has claimed, that the stir has been triggered by an alleged assault on a third-year student of Maulana Azad Medical College, who was on duty last night in the emergency department.

20 June, 2019

'We Are Grieved And Embarrassed': Prominent Kolkata Muslims In Open Letter To Mamata Banerjee

Outlook Web Bureau

They also requested the state government to 'engage or encourage engagements with Muslim youth and their families across Kolkata in gender-sensitisation, civic consciousness and law-compliance, etc.'

18 June, 2019

Junior Doctors Resume Work, Hospital Services Back To Normal After Week-Long Strike In Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

All the 14 medical college and hospitals in the state started functioning, with normal work resuming at outdoor facilities, pathological units and other departments.

18 June, 2019

As Doctors Call Off Strike, Supreme Court Defers Hearing On Plea Seeking Their Security

Outlook Web Bureau

A bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Surya Kant said it will not issue a notice (to the Centre) but is keeping the larger issue of protection of doctors open.


18 June, 2019

Delhi Doctors Resume Duties As Mamata Banerjee Assures Bengal Doctors Of Safety

Outlook Web Bureau

With the decision of the protesting doctors of West Bengal to call off the strike, the resident doctors at AIIMS, New Delhi to resumed their duties with immediate effect.

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Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.

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A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.

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Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.

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Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.

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An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.

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