Govt. doctors threaten strike in Uttarakhand

Doctors of Government hospitals in Uttarakhand on Thursday threatened to go on an indefinite strike from today (Friday) protesting against the appointment of an IAS officer in the Health Directorate.

“The Government should not interfere in functioning of doctors by appointing an IAS officer in the directorate. It should instead appoint some doctor in his place,” said Dr D P Joshi, general secretary, Prantiya Chikitsa Evam Swasthaya Seva Sangh.

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