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IMA warns of 'massive third wave' amid Omicron threat, urges public to follow COVID-19 protocols
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IMA warns of 'massive third wave' amid Omicron threat, urges public to follow COVID-19 protocols

The medical body also urged the government to announce 'additional' doses of the jab for healthcare, frontline workers and immunocompromised individuals.

Why over 10,000 resident doctors across the country have decided to go on strike from today
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Why over 10,000 resident doctors across the country have decided to go on strike from today

The Federation of Resident Doctors’ Association called for a nationwide strike to protest against the postponement of NEET PG counselling 2021

IMA seeks removal of one-week provision for posting of medical interns in Ayush medicine
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IMA seeks removal of one-week provision for posting of medical interns in Ayush medicine

The IMA warned that a week’s training in Indian systems of medicine as an elective will pave way for a ‘half-baked mixopath, which is disastrous for the country’

Uttarakhand government cancels Kanwar Yatra amid warnings of COVID-19 spread
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Uttarakhand government cancels Kanwar Yatra amid warnings of COVID-19 spread

The Indian Medical Association's Uttarakhand chapter had written to the state's chief minister urging him to cancel the yatra

IMA says COVID-19 third wave 'inevitable', urges govts to curb crowds at 'super-spreader' events
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IMA says COVID-19 third wave 'inevitable', urges govts to curb crowds at 'super-spreader' events

The doctors' body said that while tourism, pilgrimage travel, and religious fervour are needed, it can wait for a few more months

India records over 48,000 COVID-19 cases, 1,000 deaths in 24 hours
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India records over 48,000 COVID-19 cases, 1,000 deaths in 24 hours

Recoveries continue to outnumber daily new cases for the 49th consecutive day, while the daily positivity rate has remained under five percent for 24 days

Ramdev asks SC to club FIRs over remarks criticising doctors, COVID vaccines: What we know so far
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Ramdev asks SC to club FIRs over remarks criticising doctors, COVID vaccines: What we know so far

Multiple cases have been filed against Ramdev for his remarks on allopathy, doctors and COVID-19 vaccines. Of them, two have gained attention as those have been filed by the regional chapters of the Indian Medical Association

Will take COVID-19 vaccine, doctors are 'God's envoys on earth', says Ramdev
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Will take COVID-19 vaccine, doctors are 'God's envoys on earth', says Ramdev

The yoga guru had earlier stirred a controversy with his comments on the efficacy of allopathic drugs against COVID-19, drawing the ire of the medical fraternity

IMA seeks Modi's intervention to stop assault on doctors, fake news on COVID-19 vaccines
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IMA seeks Modi's intervention to stop assault on doctors, fake news on COVID-19 vaccines

The IMA, in its appeal, said that the government should promote universal free vaccination to all above 18 years of age

Will consider withdrawing police complaint against Ramdev if he retracts comments, says IMA
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Will consider withdrawing police complaint against Ramdev if he retracts comments, says IMA

Earlier this week, IMA had served a defamation notice to Ramdev for alleged disparaging remarks against modern medicine and its practitioners

'Even their father cannot arrest me': Ramdev dares authorities amid row with IMA
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'Even their father cannot arrest me': Ramdev dares authorities amid row with IMA

This comes after the Indian Medical Association wrote to Narendra Modi, demanding that yoga guru Ramdev be booked under sedition charges for an alleged misinformation campaign on COVID-19 vaccination

Ramdev gets Rs 1,000 cr defamation notice from IMA Uttarakhand for remarks against allopathic medicine
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Ramdev gets Rs 1,000 cr defamation notice from IMA Uttarakhand for remarks against allopathic medicine

The IMA stated that if the yoga guru doesn't post a video countering the statements given by him and tender a written apology within 15 days, then a sum of Rs 1,000 crore will be demanded

Ramdev apologises for mocking modern medicine, but yoga guru has often taken science for a ride
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Ramdev apologises for mocking modern medicine, but yoga guru has often taken science for a ride

Patanjali's Coronil, a purportedly 'Ayurvedic' concoction, has also been at the centre of controversy in the recent past

Ramdev's remarks on allopathy: Delhi Medical Association lodges police complaint against yoga guru
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Ramdev's remarks on allopathy: Delhi Medical Association lodges police complaint against yoga guru

Ramdev has claimed that 'allopathy is a stupid science', the Indian Medical Association had said citing a video circulating on social media

Prosecute Ramdev for statements mocking modern medicine, IMA urges health ministry
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Prosecute Ramdev for statements mocking modern medicine, IMA urges health ministry

The yoga guru is doing this 'so that he can sell his illegal and unapproved so-called medicines and make money at the cost of the public', the IMA alleged

COVID-19 second wave killed 329 doctors across India, maximum deaths in Bihar, says IMA
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COVID-19 second wave killed 329 doctors across India, maximum deaths in Bihar, says IMA

The list of the deceased doctors includes former Indian Medical Association president Dr KK Aggarwal, who succumbed to the deadly virus on Monday

KK Aggarwal, former IMA president and Padma Shri awardee, passes away due to COVID-19
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KK Aggarwal, former IMA president and Padma Shri awardee, passes away due to COVID-19

According to a statement posted on his Twitter handle, he passed away at 11.30 pm on Monday after a 'lengthy battle with COVID-19'

Open COVID-19 vaccinations for all above age 18, Indian Medical Association urges Prime Minister Narendra Modi
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Open COVID-19 vaccinations for all above age 18, Indian Medical Association urges Prime Minister Narendra Modi

The IMA also suggested that private sector family clinics should be included actively in the vaccination drive along with private hospitals

Doctors sport black badges, shut non-essential services against Centre's decision to allow Ayush physicians to perform surgeries
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Doctors sport black badges, shut non-essential services against Centre's decision to allow Ayush physicians to perform surgeries

The IMA, which is the apex body of allopathy doctors in the country, has demanded the withdrawal of the AYUSH ministry notification, saying integration of all systems of medicine would lead to 'mixopathy'

Treat doctors who died due to COVID-19 at par with martyrs of armed forces: IMA to Narendra Modi
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Treat doctors who died due to COVID-19 at par with martyrs of armed forces: IMA to Narendra Modi

The IMA sought an "inclusive national solatium" for the families of such doctors, and added that a family member should be provided a government job as per their qualification