Govt considering making rural service mandatory for docs: Azad

The government is considering making rural service mandatory for medical graduates to meet the shortage of health professionals in remote areas of the country.

KMJAC lauds G.O. On no compulsory rural service

The Kerala Medicos Joint Action Council on Thursday welcomed the state Government Order to abolish Compulsory Rural Service and replaced it with Voluntary Rural Service for medical students.

‘One yr rural stint for doctors to be compulsory`

Government is planning to make a one-year stint in rural India compulsory for MBBS doctors as its incentive scheme for the medicos has drawn virtually no response.

K’taka to make rural service mandatory for doctors

The Karnataka government would
promulgate an ordinance to make it mandatory for MBBS
undergraduates and post-graduates to serve one year in rural
areas immediately after successful completion of the course.