Distressed patients queue up outside hospitals as resident doctors continue strike

Distressed patients and their kin had to queue up for hours outside hospitals and medical institutions as the resident doctors continued their strike in Mumbai on Tuesday. The strike has been called by the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD), who have been demanding protection for them after successive attacks on many of them. A doctor was beaten black and blue by the relatives of the patient for alleged delay in treatment in Dhule few days ago.