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10,000 govt doctors submit resignations in Jaipur over 33 pending demands

Some of these demands include Rs 10,000 grade pay benefit to doctors, rectification in salary discrepancy

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

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Hundreds of on Sunday gathered in Jaipur to submit their resignation to the All In Service Association (ARISDA) in support of their 33 long-pending demands. The demands include formation of a separate cadre for in-service doctors, Rs 10,000 grade pay benefit to doctors, rectification in salary discrepancy, housing facility and safety for all doctors, said Dr Chaudhary, president ARISDA. They are also demanding for running health centres in a single shift and rural allowance, he said. There are 10,000 who are protesting for the demands to be fulfilled. He also said that if the does not fulfill their demands, the resignations will be effective from November 6.

First Published: Sun, October 29 2017. 21:41 IST
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