While doctors with MBBS are upgraded to pay band 4 only after 20 years of service, they want it to be made 12 years.
“Doctors should offer their services on humanitarian grounds and save lives. They should not be involved in such activities.
The FORDA condemned the incident and demanded proper investigation and immediate withdrawal of FIR and a compensation to the family of Dr Archana.
Government doctors also backed the protest and took part in a march by private hospital doctors from SMS government hospital to Statue Circle in Jaipur.
Two among five government doctors who have launched a fast unto death, pressing their four-point charter of demands were hospitalised on Monday, the fourth day of their strike.
A couple from Tiptur, Nadim Pasha and Phara visited several private hospitals on Monday to get treatment for their baby who had fallen ill.
Around 8000 private doctors marched from Bengaluru City railway station to Freedom Park, calling the bill unconstitutional.