Maharashtra Doctors on Strike & now Delhi Doctors also
Around 4000 resident doctors from the Maharasthra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) are on strike on demands to the state government to increase the security in the hospitals as there are frequent cases of Doctors being beaten up the Patients Relatives. Approx 40 hospitals are affected due to this strike & now Delhi Doctors have also joined the strike.
Indian Medical Association has also joined the strike & the number of doctors on strike had now grown to approx 40000 which are affecting the major Services of Hospitals & creating an issue with life of patients admitted. Almost 800 surgeries have been postponed due to this already
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The government has promised to provide 1100 guards within a month’s time & also requested doctors to join back. But on showing little response Hospitals & Institutes have warned the doctors that they will be barred if they dont return to the work as soon as possible.