The state cabinet has also approved the draft of the bill that has provision of imprisonment for three years and fine up to Rs 50,000 for attack on persons in medical field. The bill will be introduced in the winter session of the State Legislature which begins on November 17. It maybe recalled that the city doctors had went on a one day strike recently to protest against the attacks on doctors. Taking cognicanze of the matter, the state cabinet has approved the draft prepared by the Law and Judiciary department which proposed stringent action against miscreants involved in attacks on medical professionals and institutions. The draft also includes provision to recover the losses faced. Sana Warsia NMTV News.
October 30, 2018