Karnataka Health Department on Thursday permitted District Health Departments to nominate docs with MBBS, on a contractual foundation with permission of involved District Health Officers and Commissioners, a press release mentioned.
The state authorities has additionally hiked the wage of contractual docs from Rs 45000 to Rs 60000 per 30 days.
Earlier within the day, Karnataka Health Minister B Sriramulu urged contract docs to proceed providing their providers amid their demand for regularisation of providers.
“I request the contract doctors with folded hands to continue offering their services. With regard to their two demands, one of salary hike and the other being permanency, I assure all of them that I stand with them and their requests will definitely be fulfilled,” mentioned Mr Sriramulu.
The Chief Minister had additionally mentioned in regards to the two points yesterday and agreed to facilitate the pay hike, he added.
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