Resident Doctor Strike

  • Bitter pill: Guj to sack striking resident docs July 26, 2009

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat government has decided to terminate the resident doctors who are on strike for the last four days demanding hike in their stipend. "We have decided to start terminating the resident doctors from tomorrow morning," Principal Secretary, Health, Ravi Saxena told PTI. ...
  • Resident doctor's strike enters third day July 9, 2009

    Mumbai: Resident doctors across Maharashtra, barring those from Nagpur Medical college, continued their indefinite strike for the third day on Thursday despite government assurances to resolve their grievances. "The strike will continue till our demands are met, especially on increase of stipend at par with the Central Residency Scheme, which is...
  • Turned away by hospital, woman gives birth in taxi April 20, 2008

    Mumbai: Medical services in Maharashtra continue to be disrupted in Mumbai with the resident doctors’ strike entering its second day on Saturday. The ongoing stir – called by the resident doctors’ association against the reduction of postgraduate seats - put the life of a pregnant woman and her unborn child in...