Young doctors manhandle seniors in Gujranwala, close OPDs in Punjab

GUJRANWALA: Young doctors in Gujranwala on Wednesday beat up medical superintendent of the Civil Hospital in protest against non-disbursement of their salaries.

Reacting to the situation, the local police have arrested President of Young Doctors Association Kashif Bilal.

It may be mentioned that young doctors in Gujranwala were protesting against blockage of their salaries by the provincial health department. Young doctors attacked the office of the MS Civil Hospital Anwar Aman and manhandled him along with other senior doctors.

After the incident police arrested Bilal and raided the hostel to arrest other doctors.

Meanwhile, after the arrest young doctors have stopped working in OPDs of all the major hospitals in the province.