‘Regularise services'

Karnataka AYUSH (Ayurveda, Unani, Sidda and Homoeopathy) Medical Officers' Hitha Rakshana Vedike has urged the Government to regularise the services of all 720 AYUSH doctors working on contract basis. Vedike president Sangamesh Talevad demanded that AYUSH and allopathic doctors be treated equally. While AYUSH doctors working on contract basis get Rs. 11,000 a month, an MBBS doctor gets Rs. 21,000, he pointed out. — Staff Correspondent

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