Salute Doctor: Celebrate Our Healthcare Heroes in White

National Doctor’s Day celebrates the role doctors play in society and national building by ensuring the well-being of the citizens.
Salute Doctor: Celebrate Our Healthcare Heroes in White

National Doctor’s Day celebrates the role doctors play in society and national building by ensuring the well-being of the citizens. Every year on July 1, India commemorates the day, to honour millions of medical professionals, and organisations for their dedication and selfless service.

National Doctors' Day is celebrated in various countries to recognize the contributions of physicians and doctors to individual lives and communities. In the United States, National Doctors' Day is observed on March 30th each year. It's a day to honor the hard work, dedication, and crucial role doctors play in providing healthcare, improving public health, and advancing medical research and education. People often show appreciation to doctors through thank-you notes, small gifts, or by simply acknowledging their important work. Patients and their families also express their gratitude to doctors on this day for their compassionate care and commitment to healing.

In India, Doctors' Day is celebrated on July 1st every year. This day is observed to honor the birth and contributions of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, who was not only a renowned physician but also served as the Chief Minister of West Bengal. Dr. Roy's birth anniversary on July 1st was chosen as Doctors' Day to acknowledge the significant role doctors play in society and to express gratitude for their dedication and service.

In Remembrance of Dr Roy:

National Doctors Day is celebrated on July 1st (since 1991) in India to honour the birth and death anniversary of the renowned physician Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.

Dr. Roy, who was also the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, is remembered for his contributions to the medical field and his commitment to the welfare of the people.

Special Day to Acknowledge the Role of Doctor:

National Doctors Day acknowledges the critical role doctors play in society. From providing routine medical care to responding to emergencies, doctors are the backbone of the healthcare system. The COVID-19 pandemic has further highlighted their indispensable role, showcasing their courage and dedication in the face of unprecedented challenges.

Healing Hands, Caring Hearts – Theme for 2024:

The theme chosen for National Doctor’s Day in 2024 is “Healing Hands, Caring Hearts.”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his greetings on the occasion on X.

“Greetings on Doctors Day. This is a day to honour the incredible dedication and compassion of our healthcare heroes. They can navigate the most challenging complexities with remarkable skill. Our Government is fully committed to improving the health infrastructure in India and ensuring doctors get the widespread respect they deserve,” PM Modi wrote.

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