Doctors strike

MCD doctors on pen-down strike, threaten shut down

The months-long delay in salaries, which has been a legacy issue of civic-run hospitals, has forced the resident doctors from select health centres to announce a pen-down strike.

published on : 3rd February 2023

PG doctors of MCH to hold 12-hour strike, IMA extends support

It also warned of strike spreading to other locations if the department failed to take deterrent steps.

published on : 25th November 2022

Doctors should not resort to strike as it puts lives of patients in jeopardy: HC 

The court disposed of the petition with a liberty to the complainants to approach the State Medical Commission with specific complaints of actual patients suffering due to strikes. 

published on : 21st May 2022

Medical services at government hospitals in Gujarat hit as 10,000 doctors on indefinite strike

The striking doctors have been demanding the continuation and regularisation of ad-hoc services, departmental promotions, and non-practising allowance (NPA) as per the Seventh Pay Commission.

published on : 4th April 2022

Two protesting doctors hospitalised, 3 continue fast

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.

published on : 29th October 2019

NMC Bill: IMA protest receives mixed response in Karnataka

The protest is against the National Medical Commission Bill that will be tabled in the Parliament on Saturday.

published on : 28th July 2018

National Medical Council Bill: Indian Medical Association members, doctors observe token strike

IMA Secretary Dr V Rajesh Babu said that they are against the NMC Bill because out of the 25 members of NMC, only five members are elected members and the representation to the states are unequal.

published on : 28th July 2018

Kerala doctors observe strike against Centres' bill

Doctors in Kerala today went on a strike to protest the Centre's proposed National Medical Commission Bill, causing immense hardship to those visiting hospitals across the state.​

published on : 2nd January 2018

Doctors stir hits services in Kerala medical college hospitals

The protesting doctors are demanding timely reporting of vacancies and creation of posts, annual recruitments and ending the bond system.

published on : 1st January 2018