Kolkata: CM Mamata Banerjee and doctors ' dispute over West Bengal has reached the national capital, Delhi. Most of the private and government doctors here today announced a strike in support of their peers who are demonstrating in West Bengal. The residents of Safdarjung Hospital will also be on strike in Delhi today. About 10 thousand doctors are on strike in West Bengal today.
The resident of Maharashtra will also be on a nominal strike till 5 pm. In Madhya Pradesh too, the doctors will treat the hospitals in protest against the case. At the same time, doctors are making a strike in most parts of the country today. The sound of doctors ' strike has reached Delhi. In the Modi government, health minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday urged patients and their relatives to exercise restraint and condemn the incident. He said that he would raise the issue of safety of doctors in front of all States and union territories CM.
Doctors at several private and government hospitals in the national capital, Delhi, have decided to boycott the work on Friday, prompting the services to be affected. In the national capital, AIIMS resident doctors in Delhi, on Thursday, held bandages on their heads with a token display.