Burla: Around 200 staff nurses of the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) here went on a strike on Wednesday protesting against the hospital administration for not paying them salaries for the last three months.
The agitating nurses staged demonstration in the district hospital premises here. Holding placards, the protesting staff demanded the immediate release of their pending salaries.
Due to the protest, patients at the hospital faced inconvenience. They threatened to continue with the strike till fulfilment of their demand.
Meanwhile, the hospital authorities are now trying to pacify the agitating nurses, sources said.