Doctors here on Saturday stopped providing all sorts of healthcare services in private hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centres protesting ‘assault’ on a fellow over the death of a child due to alleged wrong treatment, News Agencies report.
Physicians also refrained from seeing patients in their private chambers.
Bangladesh Medical Association(BMA) Rajshahhi unit and private clinic owners took the decision after a meeting.
Earlier on Thursday, minor boy Rafi died when he was being taken to a hospital from Popular Diagnostic Centre. His family members got furious following his death and returned to the diagnostic center. They staged demonstrations against the doctors for their ‘mistreatment’.