IMA afraid that Ayurvedic and Homoeopathy practitioners will get registration in allopathy through Schedule IV of the NMC.
The members of the Indian Medical Association (IMA), as part of their nationwide ‘satyagraha’ demanding that the government scrap its move on National Medical Commission (NMC) bill, staged a demonstration for two hours here on Wednesday.
They also fear that the Ayurvedic and Homoeopathy practitioners will get registration in modern medicine through Schedule IV of the NMC. “An IMA official said, “The central government has decided to scrap the Medical Council of India and have come up with a completely nominated body NMC.
They want a Central act to protect doctors and hospitals from violence and to prevent unscientific mixing of modern medicine with the indigenous systems.