The changes have been made in the National Medical Commission Bill passed by the Parliament from the version that was approved by the Cabinet.
National Medical Commission Act gets President’s assent, health minister Harsh Vardhan seeks to allay fears
The legislation provides for a common entrance examination for MBBS along with common counseling for all medical institutions in the country.
The bill proposes to replace the Medical Commission of India with a National Medical Commission to regulate all aspects of medical education, profession and institutions.
They said the agitation will continue till some sections in the Bill are amended.
They said the AIIMS administration also assured them that the strike period, August 1 to 3, would be considered as "on duty".
The doctors have been boycotting work and demonstrating over certain provisions of the Bill since Thursday.
Harsh Vardhan made the appeal during a meeting with a delegation of resident doctors from various associations who are on strike over certain provisions of the bill.
The resident doctors' associations of AIIMS, Safdarjung, RML and those attached with FORDA and URDA decided to continue their strike following meetings held till late night.
Thousands of doctors across the country protested against certain provisions in the National Medical Commission Bill, which the Rajya Sabha passed on Thursday.
The bill that seeks to repeal the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 was passed by a voice vote, amid a walkout by AIADMK.
The bill, which has already been passed by the Lok Sabha, was moved by Health Minister Harsh Vardhan for passage in the Upper House despite stiff protest from the medical fraternity.
National Medical Commission Bill: After Kerala, now doctors in Delhi threaten to go on indefinite strike
The Resident Doctors' Associations (RDA) of the AIIMS, RML and some other hospitals have given separate notices to the administration regarding the proposed strike.
Doctors in the private hospitals completely boycotted out-patient services, while those in state-run hospitals attended only to patients in the out-patient departments.
Tamil Nadu Indian Medical Association announced withdrawal of out-patient and other non-emergency services from 6 am on Wednesday to 6 am next day.