Navigation Links
Medicos Of The Calcutta Medical College Join Anti-Reservation Quota Protest

Medicos of the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital expressed their support to anti-reservation protests by blocking a national highway// in the northern region of the State. West Bengal is therefore visualizing an intensification of the anti-reservation protest.

Barring the emergency department, services in the Calcutta Medical College came to a halt Wednesday as junior doctors and interns struck work against the central government's reservation policy in medical education.

‘We will continue to agitate and resort to strikes. On Thursday, the doctors of the Chittaranjan National Medical College and Hospital will cease work, except for emergency services,’ said Debojit, a junior doctor.

In north Bengal, the protests went beyond striking work. Students and interns of the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital in Siliguri blocked National Highway 31 since morning, throwing traffic out of gear as thousands of vehicles got stranded.

‘The government used Taliban brutality to break the agitation. We will continue to protest except for maintaining emergency services,’ said student leader Sudipto Chattopadhayay.

The Burdwan Medical College also continued with their protests.

On Tuesday, about 2,500 medical students and interns brought traffic to a halt in many parts of Kolkata by taking out processions, squatting and burning effigies, as anti-quota protests belatedly spread to the West Bengal capital.

Students took out a mock funeral procession of Human Resource Development Minister Arjun Singh, carrying his effigy in a cot to downtown Esplanade area and later setting it ablaze.

The students also submitted a memorandum to West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi in Raj Bhavan.

The proposal to reserve 27 percent seats in central universities and higher educational institutions for other backward classes (OBCs) has sparked countrywide protests, especia lly from medical students in major cities.

Edited IAN
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. ESMA against striking Medicos
2. Nationwide Strike on May 2nd by Medicos on Reservation Issue
3. Merciless Lathi Charge of our Meritorious Medicos
4. Despite Collapse Of The Medicos Strike To Continue Unabated
5. Seminar On US Medical Licencing Exam For Docs And Medicos
6. Medicos Plan Anti-Quota Stir In Mumbai; Bollywood To Join Up
7. Prime Minister Asks Medicos to End Strike
8. Medicos visit religious place to drum up support
9. Medicos & Doctors Take Out Candle Light Procession in Himachal
10. Medicos Continue Agitation, Plan Massive Rally On May 27
11. President Kalam Meets Striking Medicos However Stir to Continue
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/20/2017)... IN (PRWEB) , ... June 20, 2017 , ... ... benefits advisory organization, announces recipients of its annual “UBBIE” Awards (pronounced you-bee) for ... who have demonstrated significant achievements toward their involvement with UBA, the clients they ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... June 20, 2017 , ... ... services, has published a new eBook titled “ 5 Questions to Ask Before ... Research Analyst on the Genetic Test Evaluation (GTE) team, the book explores the ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... 2017 , ... EdChoice and the American Enterprise Institute each ... economic development in economically distressed urban areas. The first report presents a case ... the economic development of the city of Santa Ana, California. The second report ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... , ... June 20, 2017 , ... ... help content solutions for the enterprise, is proud to announce Touchpoints ... e-commerce, ticketing systems, company websites, and more to provide a seamless customer experience. ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... BC (PRWEB) , ... June 20, 2017 , ... As ... community on the link between stroke and gum disease. Those with bleeding gums in ... If left untreated, this condition can lead to heart disease, stroke and diabetes. Drs. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/20/2017)... June 19, 2017  Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), will ... webcast on Friday, July 28, 2017, beginning at 7:30 a.m. ... Only Dial-in information: To participate in the conference call, dial ... the call at least 10 minutes prior to the start ... Webcast: A simultaneous ...
(Date:6/14/2017)... -- The Bio Supply Management Alliance (BSMA) has announced ... and the Biomedical Manufacturing Network to advance the ... California by providing a platform for imparting ... development. The primary focus of this alliance is to ... as small and mid-sized biomedical companies. ...
(Date:6/10/2017)... K. Burchfield, DPM, is recognized by Continental Who,s Who as a ... Alabama . Dr. Burchfield serves as ... over 20 years of experience, as well as expertise in the ... "The podiatry professional ... to welcome you to his practice," the company,s website states. "We ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: