AMRI Hospital Fire: 9 arrested, Investigation on its high
Along with 7 officials, the number of being arrested is now increased and it would be 9.
On Tuesday, there are two more senior officials of the AMRI Hospital in Kolkata has been taken under 10 days police custody over the fire tragedy in which 93 lives far away and many of them bodies are not found till now.
Beside all this, for the accused officials, Ashok Mukherjee, the Defense Counsel, said, “Our argument is that the persons who were produced in court are not directly responsible for this unfortunate accident or incident. And the penal code sections which have been charged against them are not applicable in any manner.” Read more
Kolkata Hospital Fire: FIR registered against six doctors
The FIR is to be charged on the six directors of the AMRI hospital in south Kolkata, against their negligence regarding hospital safety after a fire broke out in hospital.
According to source around 90 people are to be dead and many are to be injured in it. But only 21 are to be identified. However, Govt. hospital always known for their lack of responsibility and duty, but It is in first time that govt. hospital’s ignorance deals to a big deathful incident.
Today, All the directors of AMRI hospital are coming to court for showing their evidence.
Mamta Banerjee, West Bengal Chief Minister also ordered to cancel the license of hospital. And Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased.
However on Friday, there was big rush of families and relatives on the hospitals. The families of the trapped patients waited outside and after few hours their fears was confirmed when they identified someone out of dead bodies. Read more