New Delhi, Jun 30 (UNI): A day ahead of National Doctors Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said India is proud of the efforts of all doctors in fighting COVID-19.
The Prime Minister will address Doctors on National Doctors Day on Thursday at 1500 hrs.
The programme is being organised by the Indian Medical Association (IMA). July 1 is marked as National Doctors Day.
In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “India is proud of the efforts of all doctors in fighting COVID-19. 1st July is marked as National Doctors Day. At 3 PM tomorrow will address the doctors the community at a programme organised by @IMAIndiaOrg.”
The Doctors’ Day is observed in the honour of noted doctor and former West Bengal chief minister Bidhan Chandra Roy, whose birth and death anniversaries fall on July 1.