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  • | June 29th, 2012

    Satyamev Jayate: Aamir Khan says doctors are supporting him

    Satyamev Jayate: Aamir Khan says doctors are supporting him

    I’ve not insulted the medical profession, says Aamir Khan, claiming that the Medical Council of India is standing with him
    Pats and brickbats – Aamir Khan was prepared for it all when he set out to discuss burning issues in his debut TV show Satyamev Jayate. Fearless and convinced about the aim of the show, the actor-filmmaker says he is totally unapologetic about raising the issue of malpractices in the medical profession, thereby upsetting an umbrella body of 21 medical institutions. “I have absolutely no intentions of apologising because I have not done anything wrong,” Aamir said in an exclusive interview over phone from Mumbai. Click here to read more

  • | June 26th, 2012

    Satyamev Jayate: Aamir Khan refuses to apologise to doctors

    Satyamev Jayate: Aamir Khan refuses to apologise to doctors

    The actor maintains that he has not insulted the medical profession
    Actor Aamir Khan is in no mood to apologise to the Indian Medical Association (IMA) and medical bodies such as Medscape India. Some doctors were miffed with the actor for showcasing a one-sided view of the medical profession on his TV show Satyamev Jayate – the fourth episode of the Sunday morning show covered medical malpractice. Click here to read more

  • | June 11th, 2012

    Satyamev Jayate: TV viewers support Aamir Khan against medical malpratices

    Satyamev Jayate: TV viewers support Aamir Khan against medical malpratices

    Satyamev Jayate‘s audience thinks Aamir Khan is doing a great service by highlighting the issue
    Aamir Khan’s effort to highlight malpractices in the medical profession in India through his pathbreaking TV show Satyamev Jayate may have upset many doctors, but viewers agree that discreditable practices are widespread and the actor was indeed doing a great service and would “get support from all Indians”.
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  • | May 31st, 2012

    SATYAMEV JAYATE: Doctors demand apology from Aamir Khan

    SATYAMEV JAYATE: Doctors demand apology from Aamir Khan

    Aamir Khan’s show Satyamev Jayate did not highlight doctors who provide free treatment or those wrongly assaulted by patients, Medscape India claims
    An umbrella body of 21 medical institutions Wednesday asked Bollywood star Aamir Khan to apologise for accusing doctors of malpractices in his TV talk show Satyamev Jayate. Medscape India said the representation of malpractices supposedly perpetrated by doctors was “rather sad” and Aamir  should offer his apologies. Click here to read more