It is a fact that a large number of Indian medical graduates leave India for abroad. US is the prefered destination followed by UK and Australia. Do you think that they should be barred from going out? The present Health Minister does think so. After the recent fracas and then strike by residents in AIIMS this is what he had to say that the premier institute was slowly becoming a “doctors’ factory” for foreign countries and not for the needy Indians.
“Over 60 percent of the AIIMS passouts are going outside India. It’s becoming a doctors’ factory that is producing talent for foreign countries and not for the poor Indians,”
This debate is age old i suppose. And at the same time i think the quantum of medical graduates going out has gone done. what with difficult to get visa and poor working environment in those countries. what would be your opinion?
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