People celebrate National Doctor’s Day every year on July 1 in India. They do so to honor doctors across the country and to commemorate the memory of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.
History of National Doctor’s Day
Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy was a well-known doctor, educator, independence fighter, social worker, and politician. He lived from July 1, 1882, to July 1, 1962. From 1948 until 1962, he served as West Bengal’s chief minister for a total of 14 years.
He was given “THE BHARAT RATNA,” the highest civilian honour in India, on February 4th, 1961. He sacrificed his life for the people, helped a great number of people, and motivated millions. He also served as Mahatma Gandhi’s personal doctor.
In honor of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, the B.C. Roy National Award was created in 1976. This award aims to honor outstanding individuals in the fields of health, science, public affairs, philosophy, the arts, and literature.
Theme of National Doctor’s Day 2023
The theme for National Doctors’ Day 2023 in India is “Celebrating Resilience and Healing Hands“. The theme highlights the importance of doctors in our society and how they play a vital role in keeping us healthy and safe.
Significance of National Doctor’s Day
In India, the observance of National Doctors’ Day serves as a platform to recognize and emphasize the invaluable contributions of doctors to society. This event also aids in fostering public awareness regarding the crucial responsibilities and duties entrusted to doctors in the treatment of patients. In times of medical crises, it is essential for us all to express gratitude for the tireless efforts and support provided by our doctors. This includes acknowledging the remarkable contributions of healthcare professionals, including doctors and nurses, during the COVID-19 pandemic, as they continue their relentless battle against the virus.
Wishes of National Doctors’ Day 2023
- You feel much better when you know that you have a good doctor to take care of your health. To one such doctor, I wish you a Happy Doctor’s Day
- Being a doctor brings you many new challenges every day and one such challenge is to keep fighting for the health of your patients. Warm wishes on Doctor’s Day.
- Sending you best wishes from deep down my heart. Your smile heals half of my sickness! Keep it up and hope you do more progress in the future.
- Happy Doctor’s Day to all the doctors out there who work hard every day to save a life.
- You are more than just a doctor; you are a friend and guide too. So here’s a special wish coming your way. Happy National Doctor’s Day!
- Happy Doctor’s Day to our dearest doctor, who is always an inspiration for all staff members. Keep motivating us and helping us grow!
- Being a doctor brings you many new challenges every day, and one such challenge is to keep fighting for the health of your patients. Warm wishes on Doctor’s Day.
- There are many sacrifices and lots of hard work that go into becoming a successful doctor. Wishing a very Happy Doctor’s Day to one such wonderful doctor.
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