Doctors from the association demanded immediate release of funds for Covid risk allowance for all resident doctors who battled through the pandemic.
In all, 126 MBBS students of 2021, who graduated from various institutions in Karnataka, were posted at MMC&RI during June-end and since then, they have not been paid, they said.
General duty medical officers went on an indefinite strike on September 15, protesting non-payment of salaries and arrears besides issues related to service certificates.
The doctors also found fault with the user charges collected at various tertiary care hospitals.
Tamil Nadu has been singing the praises of its doctors for their dedication to the profession, especially amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Delhi government provides Rs 10 lakh compensation to kin of doctor who died during COVID second wave
According to a statement issued by the government, the assistance has been provided to Damia's family from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.
Describing the medical profession as a noble mission, the Vice President advised doctors not to give any remission or commit omission, but to serve the nation with passion.
The 18-page policy note had various infrastructural plans for the health department which would be implemented at a cost of Rs 4,280 crore utilizing the funds under the 15th finance commission.
The Vice President stressed the need to increase the number of medical colleges while referring to the government's efforts to bridge the gap in doctor-patient ratio in the country.
One of their key demands was to establish a roaster system to ensure that eligible doctors from the SC/ST community also got a chance to hold senior posts.
These women doctors came from differing backgrounds but were all rebels who dared to embark on a highly unconventional course
The members of Kerala Government Medical Officers’ Association (KGMOA) will hold a token protest across the state without affecting the patient care on August 31.
Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan was addressing the 10th convocation ceremony of Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University (SVVU) held in Tirupati on Saturday, August 28, 2021.
The doctors had completed higher speciality courses in 2020 and 2021 but had chosen not to take up government service during the recently concluded online transfer counselling.
Bills of food and accommodation for quarantining doctors and nurses not settled since February this year