As a mark of protest, the resident doctors held up placards which read, "We are not terrorists! We are doctors, we save you. #stopviolenceagainstdoctors. AIIMS residents stand with NRSMCH. #savethesavior #saveyourself. We demand a safe workplace."
The incident has triggered protests from doctors in government hospitals across the country, demanding a safe working environment for medical practitioners.
According to hospital authorities, adequate security arrangements have been made in the premises of the hospital.
The doctor who was attacked is reportedly admitted in the intensive care unit after he sustained grievous injuries.
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