National Doctors Day is celebrated in memory of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, born on July 1, 1882, and died on the same date in 1962. He was a physician, politician, freedom fighter, and advocate for education.
This day honors doctors’ contributions and dedication to society’s well-being and healthcare. Doctors are compared to soldiers who save lives and play a crucial role in society.
We should remember and celebrate their sacrifices, especially in the context of the pandemic. Indian doctors led the way in combating COVID-19, developing indigenous vaccines and utilizing suitable medicines to control the virus’s spread.
Q.: National Doctors Day is celebrated on 1st July every year in memory of:
a) Dr. Rajender Prasad
b) Dr. Manmohan Singh
c) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
d) Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy
Ans : d) Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy