A team of doctors met Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi at Raj Bhavan over the issue and said the chief minister's reaction to their protest was unexpected.
"We will continue with our agitation till our demands are fulfilled. We have spoken to the Governor. He listened to us and hopefully will speak to the chief minister," one of the junior doctors told reporters outside the Raj Bhavan after meeting Tripathi.
The delegation reiterated the demands of the striking doctors.
"We will continue with our agitation till our demands are fulfilled. Our demands are simple... proper security with armed policemen at all hospitals, arrest of culprits involved in the NRS attack on Saturday under non-bailable sections,
"We did not expect the chief minister to say what she did. Listening to her, we felt like that we were the culprits," another junior doctor said.
The team met the Governor after Banerjee, who also holds the health and family welfare portfolio, came down heavily on the doctors for striking work.
"I condemn the agitation. The junior doctors' strike is a conspiracy by the CPI(M) and the BJP," she said.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)
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