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Can someone please kill Mr Hippocrates!

Hippocratic oath is used liberally to quell any organized protest by qualified doctors in India. The latest example of this has been the order of the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court, which requested junior doctors in Kanpur and Lucknow to rejoin duties failing which contempt proceedings would be initiated against them.

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Doctors call off strike, juniors continue to stage protest

New Delhi: Senior doctors in Uttar Pradesh and Indian Medical Association have called off their support to the six-day strike, which was launched by medicos in Kanpur against the manhandling and beating up of medical students, doctors and faculty members of GSVM Medical College by the police, following the local MLA-doctors scuffle in Kanpur.

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Dissatisfied medicos to go on nationwide strike

New Delhi: The meeting between the medicos’ delegation and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to demand immediate action by the UP government on the Kanpur MLA-doctors scuffle has remained inconclusive with only assurances given by Yadav to look into the incident.

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CMOs, DMs in UP directed to take action against AYUSH doctors prescribing allopathic medicines

Allahabad: Allahabad High Court has directed chief medical officers (CMOs) and district magistrates (DMs) in the state to initiate prosecution against those AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) practitioners who administer allopathic medicines to their patients.

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CBI to probe rural health scheme in Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow: Allahabad High Court on Tuesday ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe alleged financial lapses in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) across Uttar Pradesh, a lawyer said.

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High Court directs UP government to ensure availability of Hepatitis-B vaccine in hospitals

Taking serious note of a public suit filed by a fellow judge, Allahabad High Court chief justice F I Rebello Friday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure immediate availability of the Hepatitis-B vaccine in the main hospitals across the state.

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Judge’s complaint on Hepatitis-B to be heard as PIL

A complaint made by an Allahabad High Court judge against non-availability of a life saving drug in Uttar Pradesh hospitals is to be taken up for hearing as a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) by Chief Justice F I Rebello on Friday.

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