IMA to go on nationwide protest on June 14 in response to Kolkata doctor attack
In a recent incident in West Bengal, Dr Paribha Mukherjee, a young doctor was brutally attacked by a violent mob at NRS Medical College, Kolkata. He is critical and fighting for his life.
As part of the protest all doctors in the country will wear black badges on Friday, June 14. Dharna / protest meetings will be organised by the state units of IMA at respective state and district headquarters.
The Indian Medical Association has been demanding a 'national law against hospital violence.'
The organisation has declared a zero-tolerance policy against violence on doctors and healthcare establishments.