Union Government approved retirement age of doctors of Central Health Services to 65

Posted on:01 Jun 2016 13:04:36

Union Government approved retirement age of doctors of Central Health Services to 65
01 June 2016 Current Affairs: Union Government approved the proposal of extending age of superannuation of all doctors of Central Health Services to 65 years with effect from 31 May 2016.

The proposal was made by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to strengthen the healthcare sector in the country.

Benefits of this increase : It will help in providing additional doctors in the health pool of the country.This will enable the government to retain experienced doctors for a longer period and to provide better services in its public health facilities.The decision is likely to benefit about 4000 doctors. As of now, the retirement age of doctors in government hospitals 62 yeas in some others and is 60 years in others.Earlier on 26 May 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had made an announcement to increase the retirement age from 62 to 65 years at a rally in Saharanpur.Following the announcement, the Haryana government also decided to raise the retirement age of state government doctors to 65.


Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs July 2017

27 JULY
NEWS
26 JULY
NEWS
25 JULY
NEWS
24 JULY
NEWS

Current Affairs June 2017

30 JUNE
NEWS
29 JUNE
NEWS
28 JUNE
NEWS
27 JUNE
NEWS

Current Affairs May 2017

31 MAY
NEWS
30 MAY
NEWS
29 MAY
NEWS
27 MAY
NEWS