Intern doctors threaten to go on strike over delayed pay

Intern doctors working in several health facilities across the country has threatened to go on strike effective Friday this week after government failing to pay their salaries for the last three months.

The President of intern doctors Dr. Faux Kavuma says at the moment they have no interactive because they have anything to eat and also their land lords are threatening to chance them from the houses which they are renting.

He says currently they are about 500 junior doctors rendering service in several government health facilities but none of them has been paid for the last three Month.

He says if government fails to pay them by tomorrow on Friday they will lay down their tools.

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