Odisha govt announces incentives for doctors

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday approved incentives for doctors under Odisha Medical Health Services Cadre.

As per the decision, doctors with super specialisation from medical colleges recognized by Medical Council of India (MCI) will get an incentive of Rs 30,000 per month.

Doctors with Post Graduation from medical colleges recognized by MCI will get Rs 20,000 per month and doctors with Post Graduation Diploma recognised by Odisha government will get Rs 10,000.

The incentive will over and above the precious incentive like place-based incentives. However, these incentives are not linked to any post and purely based on the required qualification.