From pay cuts to FIRs, doctors in India are reeling under the COVID-19 treatment burden and government complacence.
The medical body said the govt's statement is an 'abandonment of the national heroes who have stood up for our people'.
In an order, the court mentioned four news reports, including one by HuffPost India, about unpaid salaries for doctors and said it is treating them collectively as a Public Interest Litigation.
A peek into the long shifts pulled by doctors living inside the isolation facility reveals the exhaustion, fears and heroism of healthcare workers across the country as they struggle to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr. Jerryl Banait on why he filed a petition requesting the Supreme Court to direct the union government to quickly provide WHO-approved safety gear to doctors.
19 of 25 doctors quarantined after coming in contact with a baby with COVID-19 have tested negative.
Skyrocketing coronavirus deaths and infections among doctors and nurses reveal stories of bravery, betrayal and a total lack of preparedness.
Doctors at overcrowded Bihar hospitals said many lives could be saved if government clinics had proper staff to treat patients.
Junior doctors in West Bengal are on strike since 11 June, demanding better security at workplace after the attack on their colleagues in Kolkata.