Indian medical association

Pandemic stress blamed as close to 40 per cent first-year MBBS students fail exam in Bihar

They said teaching was conducted online, but exams were held offline as a result of which the students faced a lot of problems while answering the questions. 

published on : 3rd September 2021

IMA opposes draft bill envisioning 100 per cent central allotment for state medical seats

According to the bill, all seats will be filled by the Centre and the states will have no role in it, the IMA pointed out.

published on : 9th August 2021

Suit against me designed to harass doctors: Indian Medical Association president JA Jayalal

The medical association in its July 30 reply has also called the allegations bald, unsubstantiated, and not maintainable in law, adding that the application deserves to be rejected by the court.

published on : 6th August 2021

Now, Dr Kakkilaya files complaint against IMA Mangaluru officebearers for breaking Covid protocols

It can be recalled that sometime ago, Dr Kakkilaya was booked for not wearing mask in a supermarket based on a complaint from the shop owner.

published on : 31st July 2021

HC rejects IMA chief's plea against court order asking him not to use platform to propagate religion

The trial court had passed the order on a plea filed against Jayalal for allegedly starting a defamatory campaign against the Hindu religion by way of promoting Christianity.

published on : 27th July 2021

Andhra government's decision burden on small, medium hospitals: Indian Medical Association

The IMA argued that oxygen requirement is more only during the pandemic and the oxygen plants to be set up by spending crores of rupees in hospitals will have no demand once the pandemic is over.

published on : 25th July 2021

Premature to conclude health complications due to Covid rising: Govt in Lok Sabha

However, a larger number of cases of fungal infections have been found linked with the coronavirus infection during the recent surge, the government informed Parliament.

published on : 23rd July 2021

IMA seeks removal of one-week posting provision for medical interns in Ayush medicine 

In a letter to the NMC, the IMA warned that the one-week period exposure especially in another system of medicine will only pave the way for a "half-baked mixopathy, which is disastrous for the countr

published on : 15th July 2021

Uttarakhand government cancels Kanwar Yatra owing to COVID-19

The Indian Medical Association had also written to Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami recently asking him to not allow the yatra to go ahead in the interest of the state and the country.

published on : 13th July 2021

COVID-19: IMA warns against mass gatherings

Voicing concern over governments and people being complacent and engaging in mass gatherings without following protocols, the IMA said these events are potential super spreaders for a third wave.

published on : 13th July 2021

COVID-19: IMA Uttarakhand chapter urges CM Pushkar Singh Dhami not to allow Kanwar Yatra

The fortnight-long yatra that begins with the onset of the month of Shravan around July 25 and goes on till the first week of August sees Kanwariyas from neighbouring states gathering in Haridwar.

published on : 12th July 2021

Remarks on Allopathy: SC to hear Ramdev's plea on July 12, says received documents on Sunday night

Multiple FIRs have been lodged against Ramdev in Patna and Raipur following complaints by the Indian Medical Association.

published on : 5th July 2021

PM Narendra Modi to address medical fraternity on National Doctors' Day

The Doctors' Day is observed in the honour of noted doctor and former West Bengal chief minister Bidhan Chandra Roy, whose birth and death anniversaries fall on July 1.

published on : 30th June 2021

Focus on primary care will reduce burden on health care infra: IMA

It opined that the focus on stopping the spread among mildly symptomatic and asymptomatic patients with community support could avoid numerous preventable deaths.

published on : 22nd June 2021

IMA stages protests across Andhra Pradesh, seeks withdrawal of cases against doctors 

Wearing black dresses and sporting black badges, the doctors and other health staff staged protests and raised slogans.

published on : 19th June 2021
1 2 3 4 >