No Covid-19 suspect escapes, everything under control: DC Srinagar

Srinagar, Mar 28, KNT: District Development Commissioner Srinagar Saturday said that there is nothing to panic and no Covid-19 suspect escaped from JLNM Hospital Rainawari.

Earlier reports surfaced that several quarantine contacts of Covid-19 positive cases fled from JLNM hospital in Srinagar, following pandemonium at Covid-19 designated hospital. Reports added that senior administrative officials reached the hospital to assess the situation.

DC Srinagar, Dr Shahid Iqbal Chowdary told KNT no suspect has escaped and all are back to hospital and quarantined. “There was a minor issue that was sorted out,” he added.
Pertinently, at Rainawari Hospital, Covid-19 suspects are up in arms against hospital administration for not providing basic facilities to them. (KNT)