National Doctors’ Day 2019 being celebrated today
National Doctors’ Day is a day celebrated to recognize the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities.
National Doctor’s Day is celebrated to honour the legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy. Dr Roy was honoured with the country’s highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna on February 4, 1961.
The celebration of the Doctors’ Day is an attempt to emphasise on the value of doctors in our lives and to offer them our respects by commemorating one of their greatest representatives.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today interacted with a delegation from Delhi Medical Association on the occasion of Doctors Day.