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Doctors in Kerala decide to call off stir

THE doctors in the health service on Thursday called off their non-cooperation strike after the government agreed to rectify the anomalies in the salary as per the 10th Pay Commission recommendations.

Published: 20th January 2017 05:11 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th January 2017 05:11 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

THE doctors in the health service on Thursday called off their non-cooperation strike after the government agreed to rectify the anomalies in the salary as per the 10th Pay Commission recommendations.

“We have decided to call off the strike after the government agreed to our demand and issued a GO rectifying the anomalies,” Kerala Government Medical Officers Association (KGMOA) president Dr V Madhu said.

The KGMOA representatives had held talks with the finance minister, finance secretary and health secretary. The doctors under KGMOA had been on an agitation for several months demanding correcting the anomalies in the 10th Pay Commission.

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