Puri: In wake of the brutal attack on a junior doctor in West Bengal, internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sculpture today urging everyone to “Stop Violence Against Doctors”.
Taking to Twitter, the artist, posted a picture of his mural that portrayed the symbol of medicine which is actually the “Caduceus” and to “Stop Violence Against Doctors” with “Save Doctors Save Humanity” inscribed on it.
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) June 17, 2019
Notably, junior doctors in West Bengal are on strike since June 11 after two of their colleagues were seriously injured in an attack by the relatives of a patient who died at the NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.
Besides, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) in on a 24 hours strike today withdrawing all non-essential health services including outdoor patient department (OPD) services, in hospitals across the country.