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NRS Medical College and Hospital

As strikes end, SC defers hearing on security of doctors, keeps open 'larger issue' of their safety

A bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Surya Kant said it will not issue a notice (to the Centre) but is keeping the larger issue of protection of doctors open.

Jun 18, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Junior doctors formally withdraw week-long strike; to resume work Tuesday morning

The doctors will resume work on Tuesday morning from 6:30 am.

Jun 17, 2019, 20:59 PM IST

Junior doctors call off week-long strike after meeting West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Mamata directed to appoint a nodal officer for the security of doctors at all government hospital in the state.

Jun 17, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Despite West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee’s assurances, stalemate on Kolkata doctors' strike continues

“We have met all of their demands. If they have any more demands which are practical, those will also be fulfilled,” said CM Banerjee.

Jun 16, 2019, 00:07 AM IST

No honest effort on West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's part to break impasse, say agitating doctors; refuse to resume work

The agitating junior doctors also rubbished Banerjee's claims that a few of their colleagues visited her at the state secretariat.

Jun 15, 2019, 22:03 PM IST

Take immediate steps to ensure security for doctors, West Bengal governor advises CM Mamata Banerjee

 CM Banerjee later said that she has spoken to the governor and appraised him about the steps taken by the state government to resolve the impasse in hospitals.

Jun 15, 2019, 20:07 PM IST

'Practical' demands of agitating doctors will be met, appeal them to resume work: CM Mamata Banerjee

The state government stated that it wants to end the stalemate situation, adding that all the 'practical' demands of the protesting doctors will be met.

Jun 15, 2019, 19:11 PM IST

Centre seeks reports from Mamata Banerjee government on political violence, doctors' strike

The ministry also sought a report from the state government on measures taken to contain political violence and investigate such incidents of violence so as to bring culprits to book.

Jun 15, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

Agitating doctors refuse closed-door meet with CM Mamata Banerjee, ask her to visit NRS Hospital

They instead asked her to visit the Nil Ratan Sircar (NRS) Medical College and Hospital for an open discussion to resolve the impasse. 

Jun 15, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Mobile phone thief beaten to death by junior doctors in Kolkata

A 28-year-old man died after he beaten by students and junior doctors of the state-run NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata who suspected him to be a cellphone thief.

Nov 16, 2014, 18:36 PM IST