Deputy Mayor terms LD incident unfortunate and shameful, urges impartial probe into the incident

Srinagar, Jan 19: Deputy Mayor SMC, Shiekh Mohammad Imran on Saturday termed the serious concern over LD Hospital incident after a woman forced was forced to deliver on the open road and demanded impartial probe in the incident.

Imran expressed deep shock against the negligent approach of LD Hospital administration which denied admission of a poor patient despite of her intense labour pain.

He expressed his sympathy with the bereaved family and urged Governor administration to take serious note of the incident and take strict action against the culprits involved in this shameful incident.

“When I visited the hospitals in Srinagar including CD hospital, some people criticized me for the move but I knew that poor people are suffering by these dictators,” he said adding that where are now the defenders of doctors who treat patients as cattle’s.

“Where are contractors of Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) and Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) who are busy in issuing statements. My work is to expose those who are exploited by traditional politics,” Imran questioned.

“I will always raise voice against oppression and dictatorship; he said adding that these incidents should not repeat again in the valley,” he said. Imran said State Administration especially Health Department will take strong notice of this shameful incident.