Junior resident doctors in Madhya Pradesh ended their strike on June 07. Over 3,000 doctors went on strike on May 31 over several demands. Their demands included an increase in stipend by 6% per year among others. Speaking on this state Health Minister Vishvas Kailash Sarang said that the government will give 17% hike in stipend to doctors. “Junior doctors have returned to work now. We’ll give 17% hike in stipend to doctors,” said Health Minister Sarang.