Doctors of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) on Monday night went on an indefinite strike protesting a recent attack on an intern doctor by relatives of a patient.
According to hospital sources, relatives of a patient of ward no. 22 locked into an altercation with an intern doctor Abu Nayeem Porag when he asked them to leave the ward on Monday evening, UNB reports.
At one stage, the relatives reportedly assaulted Porag.
Protesting the incident, the intern doctors went on a strike from Monday night.
Later, the hospital authorities sat in a meeting with the protesters around 10am on Tuesday.
Aman Ullah, officer-in-charge of Rajpara Police Station, said police have already arrested a man in this connection.