IMA conducts Nationwide Protest, demand a central law to protect Doctors against Violence

Indian Medical Association (IMA) conducted a nationwide protest today, on 18th June, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence. The protest started at 9 am Today.

Earlier Today as reported by ANI news, doctors and other opposition parties were seen outside AIIMS Delhi protesting for their rights and demanding a sperate law for violence.

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Friday began a nation-wide protest, seeking a central law to guard doctors against violence. Consistent with Dr. JA Jayalal the National President of the IMA, 3.5 lakh doctors of IMA participated in the protest. Visuals from AIIMS show an outsized group standing outside the hospital gates holding placards and chanting slogans.

The IMA informed organisations just like the Association of Physicians of India, the Association of Surgeons of India, the Medical Students Network, Junior Doctor Network (JDN) will participate within the protest, beginning from 9am on Friday. The JDN and Resident Doctors Association (RDA) organised protests will happen ahead of AIIMS and Delhi Medical Association at three places.

In Bihar and in the central a part of Kerala, doctors will close their clinics within the morning. Memorandums are going to be given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, senior ministers including home minister Amit Shah. All 1,700 branches are organizing events to mark the day of protest, the medical organization said.

Along with IMA AIMMS Delhi several other Medical colleges have joined hands in the protest.

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