National Doctor’s day.

National Doctors' Day is celebrated on 01 July every year in INDIA.

National Doctors' Day is celebrated on 01 July every year in INDIA.

National Doctors' Day is a day celebrated to recognize the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities.

All across India National Doctors' Day is celebrated on July 1 in memory of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, a legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal. 

 Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 1961

Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy was born in 1882 in Patna.

He was the youngest of the five siblings.Dr BC Roy studied at Presidency College in Kolkata and later at Patna College with Honours in Mathematics.

In 1901, he joined the Calcutta Medical College. After completing medical studies in India, Dr BC Roy left for England only with a small sum of money for higher studies.

During the freedom movement, Dr BC Roy became close to Mahatma Gandhi.

He had also started a healthcare training center for women.