Junior doctors of all medical colleges in Uttar Pradesh went on a flash strike Tuesday after doctors from the King George`s Medical College here were forced to end their indefinite hunger strike Monday night.
The junior doctors who have been
agitating for hike in stipend and other demands across Andhra
Pradesh for the past three weeks Saturday again said that they
were open to talks with the government, if invited.
A patient reportedly died as
medical services at a state-run hospital here remained hit for
the third consecutive day with junior doctors on strike and
local people threatening to gherao them for the restoration of
The indefinite strike by junior
doctors in Bihar demanding arrest of an RJD MLA, whose bodyguards had fired at them in a Gaya hospital, was Friday called off after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar assured them of
Hundreds of junior doctors in Bihar went on an indefinite strike Monday, demanding action against a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) legislator and his bodyguard who fired at three interns of a hospital in Gaya district.
Services in four government
hospitals here were hit as strike by junior doctors entered the fourth day Tuesday, even as the government claimed that a section of the protestors had resumed duty in `some places`.
With the indefinite ceasework by junior doctors at the state-run premier SSKM hospital entering the third day and spreading to other hospitals, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Monday warned of action.
Over 1,300 junior doctors in five
state-run medical colleges in MP would go on a strike and resign en masse tomorrow in protest against the
govt`s decision to make three-year rural service mandatory after post graduation.