No trained doctors, no ventilators, no modern facilities, 87 patients died; Chief doctor of Sangli hospital arrested

No trained doctors, no ventilators, no modern facilities, 87 patients died; Chief doctor of Sangli hospital arrested

The chief doctor of Apex Hospital located at Miraj in Sangli district has been arrested for being held to be the cause of death of 87 patients during corona treatment. The name of this chief doctor is Mahesh Jadhav. A case of culpable homicide has been registered against this doctor at Mahatma Gandhi Police Station in Sangli.

What is the whole matter?

Apex Hospital located in Miraj area of ​​Sangli got permission to work as a Kovid center for the treatment of patients in the second wave of Corona. But for the last few months, a large number of deaths of patients were reported in the hospital. There were also complaints of unreasonable bills being collected from many patients.

When the complaints started increasing a lot, Municipal Commissioner Nitin Kapadnis took action on the hospital. After this, a complaint was lodged by the Health Department of Sangli Municipality at Mahatma Gandhi Chowki Police Station. Earlier, a case of cheating and misappropriation of bills was registered against other employees including the head doctor of the hospital, Mahesh Jadhav.

After deep investigation the truth came out

During the investigation in this case, it was found that 205 patients were admitted to the hospital for treatment. Of these, 87 patients died. Apart from this, many discrepancies were found in the papers shown by the hospital administration. Because of this, when the investigation was done more deeply by the police of Mahatma Gandhi Chowk police station, many surprising things came to the fore.

No treatment under corona rules in hospital

At the Apex Hospital in Miraj area of ​​Sangli, treatment was not being done under the corona rules. No modern facilities including ventilators were found in the hospital. The treatment of patients was started without equipment and machines. The treating doctors were also not found to be properly trained. Critical case patients were also being treated by trainee doctors. In the police investigation, it became clear that due to all these reasons so many patients have died.

After this, Mahatma Gandhi Chowk police registered a case of culpable homicide against the chief doctor of the hospital, Mahesh Jadhav. After the registration of the case, doctor Mahesh Jadhav, who was absconding towards Pune, was caught and arrested near Kasgaon area.


The Center is trying to find a peaceful solution to the Assam and Mizoram border dispute, no plans for a CBI inquiry - officials informed

The Center is trying to find a peaceful solution to the Assam and Mizoram border dispute, no plans for a CBI inquiry - officials informed

The Center has no plans to have a neutral agency like the CBI probe the recent clashes along the Assam-Mizoram border , but is trying to resolve the dispute peacefully at the earliest. Two top government officials said that the central government does not want to take any such decision which will worsen the situation.

He said that the central government wants a peaceful solution to the current border dispute between Assam and Mizoram and Union Home Minister Amit Shah is in constant touch with both the Chief Ministers- Himanta Biswa Sarma (Assam) and Zoramthanga (Mizoram). Zoramthanga also tweeted, "I still hope for an amicable solution to the Assam-Mizoram tension from the Center."

He also tagged Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Chief Ministers of Meghalaya, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura and Sikkim in his tweet. At the same time, the Chief Minister of Assam said in his tweet, "Our main objective is to keep the spirit of the Northeast alive. What happened on the Assam-Mizoram border is unacceptable to the people of both the states. The border dispute can be resolved only through discussion.

The clash took place on 26 July

Asked whether the probe into the July 26 clash was likely to be handed over to a neutral agency like the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), both the top government officials said no decision has been taken in this regard yet. Five Assam policemen and a civilian were killed and more than 50 people were injured in the clash. Apart from this, neither state of Assam or Mizoram has made any formal request for a neutral agency to conduct an inquiry, he said.

One of these officials said, "Both the state governments are cooperating and the central government is confident that there will be no more clashes on the border." FIRs have been registered against political leaders, police and civil administration officials. Both the government officials mentioned the steps taken to reduce tension along the Assam-Mizoram border.

On July 28, a meeting was held under the chairmanship of Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla.

The Chief Secretaries and Director Generals of Police of both the states participated in a meeting chaired by Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on July 28 in which it was decided to deploy a neutral force (CRPF) at the conflict site. Earlier, the two chief secretaries had met in a bilateral meeting in Delhi. After this, the central government issued an advisory to both the states asking them to maintain peace on the inter-state border. Both officials said the July 26 violence was a "sporadic" incident and such incidents are unlikely to happen again in future.