NMC Bill: ‘Our dreams will be unfulfilled’

The MBBS Students protested at the Azad Maidan against the NMC Bill. As per the students, they fear that their dream of becoming doctor will be crashed

NMC Bill: ‘Our dreams will be unfulfilled’On Friday, a bill for setting up a National Medical Commission that seeks to replace the Medical Council of India (MCI) was introduced in the Lok Sabha by Union health minister JP Nadda. However, IMA opposes the bill. Today, the state government sent it to the standing committee. Owing to which, today, The Indian Medical […]

‘Our next step is indefinite strike’, warns IMA

There has been a tussle between government and the doctors regarding the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill. The NMC Bill isn’t a good one according to the doctors and the IMA is strongly opposing it. Owing to which, the MBBS students are protesting at Azad Maidan, The IMA is holding General Body Meetings (GBM) at their offices across Maharashtra. Also, the IMA conducted a press conference regarding the same at Juhu in Mumbai

‘Our next step is indefinite strike’, warns IMAToday, The Indian Medical Association is observing a nationwide strike. As per the IMA, the National Medical Commission bill is anti-poor, anti-people, non-representative, undemocratic and anti-federal in character. “National Medical Commission (NMC) in the present form is not acceptable to us,” said a statement by Dr Parthiv Sanghvi, State Secretary, IMA. The doctors will not be […]

IMA members meet Girish Mahajan, demand more safety for doctors

Nearly 1,000 doctors from across the state attended the protest rally organised by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Friday morning. Doctors opined that there is an urgent need for government to ensure that environment remains conducive for doctors to treat patients, especially in public sector hospitals

IMA members meet Girish Mahajan, demand more safety for doctorsFriday morning was an unusual day at Mumbai’s Azad Maidan which saw well-known doctors from the city and across Maharashtra gathering to protest against the brutal attack on resident doctor in Dhule earlier this week. While usually it is the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) which has been at the helm of such protests […]