08 December Wednesday

Doctor Attacked in Sasthamkotta; Will Take Strict Action, Says Veena George

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Friday Oct 15, 2021

Thiruvananthapuram : Health Minister Veena George condemned the Sasthamkotta Taluk hospital incident where mob beat up a doctor. The act is unacceptable by all means, said the minister, adding that, there should be an end to such occurrences that will crumbles morale among the  healthcare fraternity.   Strict action shall be ensured against all those guilty in the incident, said Veena George.

The conflict in question took  place this morning at Shoordan Panchayat, where a group of people,  including the Panchayat president, thrashed the doctor over what they claim was doctor's  refusal to come outside the hospital building to confirm a death.