Bubaneswar: The transfer issue of doctors from Burla Medical College and Koraput Headquarters hospital was raised by the opposition legislators in the state Assembly today. They had demanded to cancel the transfer order of the doctors immediately.
Congress leaders Nabakishore Das raised the issue in zero hour and alleged the state government is overlooking the needs of Western Odisha. In Burla Medical College, 11 professors and associate professors have been transferred and Das demanded to cancel the order.
BJP legislative party leader KV Singh Deo said the doctors should only be transferred when new doctors have joined at duty. The opposition leaders have threatened to intensify the stir if the issue is not resolved.