Doctors in Goa observed 24 hour strike on Monday in solidarity with the Kolkata doctor who was assaulted by a mob. The doctors have also demanded armed police protection at all the Goa hospitals including the OPDs. The strike call was given by All India Medical Association.
The 24-hour strike began at 6 am on Monday. A young doctor was assaulted by a mob in Kolkata recently after an elderly patient died of natural illness.