National Doctors’ Day celebrated on 1st July every year in the memory of Doctor BC Roy, is the symbol of the highest ideals of our medical fraternity. In 1991, the Government of India defined a special day to recognise the contributions of BC Roy, an Indian physician as well as a freedom fighter.
About Bidhan Chandra Roy
Bidhan Chandra Roy was an Indian physician, educationist, philanthropist, freedom fighter and statesman who served as the Chief Minister of West Bengal from 1948 until his death in 1962.
Sources : PIB