Doctor's Strike


Demanding a hike in salaries and time-bound promotions, 9000 government doctors in parts of went on an indefinite strike e from December 1 , 2011 crippling the entire health system across the state. The 11 day strike led to many patients leave government hospitals for private hospitals for the want of treatment while as many as 40 are said to have died due to lack of treatment in the state. in many hospitals army had to be called in to normalize the medical and health service.