Govt seeks Bharat Ratna for medicos, BJP wants Padma for all frontline staff
The Morning Standard|July 31, 2021
THE Assembly on Friday passed a resolution recommending to confer Bharat Ratna on ‘Bhartiya Doctor (Indian Doctor)’ collectively for their work during the pandemic.

“During this period, our doctors and paramedic staff put their lives on stake to serve the nation. We are aware of how some doctors served humanity without caring for their families and themselves. In such a time it is the duty of the whole society to thank and give the utmost respect to the medical community,” said Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, while addressing the house.

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