Mumbai: Medical interns at civic-run hospitals still to receive their raised stipend

On August 27, 2019, the Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) has decided to increase the amount in the existing stipend from Rs 6,000 to Rs 11,000. The raised stipend was to given from the month of August. While medical interns at state-run hospitals have received the stipend, medical interns at civic-run hospitals allege that they are yet to receive their raised stipend

Mumbai: Medical interns at civic-run hospitals still to receive their raised stipendMedical interns from the Association of State Medical Interns (ASMI), Maharashtra stated that interns at BMC associated colleges such as Nair, KEM, LTMMC (Sion) and Nair Dental Hospital, have not received the raised stipend. All the other medical colleges have got the stipend of Rs 11,000. Medical interns from the Association of State Medical Interns […]

‘Give us our right, we are not beggars’ MARD threatens strike on stipend issue

The Central Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has sent an intimation letter to the state government stating that they will go on an agitation over the unpaid stipend issue. The unpaid stipend issue has been a thorny issue between the doctors and state government since the past many months now

‘Give us our right, we are not beggars’ MARD threatens strike on stipend issueThe central MARD, has written a letter to the state government to draw its attention towards the issue faced by resident doctors of various colleges of Maharashtra, especially GMCH Nagpur, GMCH Akola, SRTR Ambejogai, GMCH Latur. Resident doctors of these colleges are facing irregularity in receiving the stipend. Many of them have not got their […]

Uniform stipend to medical interns? Board of governors invites suggestions

The Board of Governors (BOG) which supersedes the Medical Council of India (MCI) took this decision and put out a notice stating the same. The move seeks to bring in parity in the pay of medical interns

Uniform stipend to medical interns? Board of governors invites suggestionsThe Board of Governors (BOG) superseding the Medical Council of India (MCI) is considering to amend the regulations for the payment of stipend to intern doctors. The move finally will bring smiles on the faces of thousands of medical interns across the country. The Board of Governors (BOG) have issued a public notice on January […]

Maha govt transfers funds to DMER to pay unpaid stipend of resident doctors

The state government has allocated funds to the Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) in order to pay the unpaid stipend which was pending since a long time

Maha govt transfers funds to DMER to pay unpaid stipend of resident doctorsThe resident doctors of four government-run medical colleges will finally be paid their pending stipends. Over one thousand resident doctors from four medical colleges had protest against the state government’s apathy, over delay in paying their stipends. Now, resident doctors working in the medical colleges of Latur, Nagpur, Ambejogai and Aurangabad will finally receive their […]

Maha: Resident doctors turn fruits-sellers to protest against unpaid stipend issue

Over one thousand resident doctors from four medical colleges in Maharashtra are protesting against the government’s apathy. Resident doctors from Aurangabad Government Medical College have taken to the streets and have started selling fruits to mark their protest and draw attention in regards with their unpaid stipends

Maha: Resident doctors turn fruits-sellers to protest against unpaid stipend issueThe Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) are protesting over non-payment of stipend. Resident doctors from government medical college Ambajogai, Beed, Latur, Aurangabad, and Nagpur have joined the protest from Monday, December 24. In order to mark their protest, the resident doctors are wearing a black ribbon on their hands as a mark of solidarity. […]

Maha: Resident doctors threaten to on strike due to unpaid stipend issue 

Resident doctors working in three government-run medical colleges in Maharashtra have not been paid their stipulated stipends since the past few months. This issue has mainly affected doctors working in the govt medical colleges of Nagpur, Nanded and Ambejogai (Beed district)

Maha: Resident doctors threaten to on strike due to unpaid stipend issue The resident doctors of three Government Medical Colleges in Maharashtra have threatened to go on strike. The Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has written a letter to the Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) in regards with this issue. The resident doctors have given an ultimatum to the state government. They have stated […]

Maharashtra intern doctors call-off strike

The medical interns have called off their strike after the meeting with Medical Education Minister, Girish Mahajan on Tuesday June 19. The intern doctors will resume work from Wednesday onwards

Maharashtra intern doctors call-off strikeA total of 2,300 intern doctors were on strike since the past seven days Their demand is to raise their pay from existing Rs 6,000 to Rs 11,000. Intern doctors across 18 medical colleges had participated in the strike. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Dr Gokul Raka, General Secretary of the Intern Doctors Association […]

Intern doctors pay raise issue to be sorted out in two months: Girish Mahajan 

Intern doctors from Maharashtra have been on a strike since June 13. Their demand is to raise their pay from existing Rs 6,000 to Rs 11,000. The Medical Education Minister has assured that this issue will be sorted out within two months

Intern doctors pay raise issue to be sorted out in two months: Girish Mahajan 2,300 Intern doctors from 18 medical colleges across Maharashtra are on indefinite strike since June 13. The doctors are protesting against the government, in order to raise their stipend from Rs 6,000 to Rs 11,000. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Medical Education Minister, Girish Mahajan said, “Within one-and-half to two months’ time, after consulting […]