Patients allegedly assaulted a girl physician at Lok Nayak Hospital in New Delhi on Tuesday. Hospital Kovid is treating 19 sufferers.
The incident happened contained in the hospital's surgical ward at 5:20 pm yesterday. A male physician who got here to the rescue of a feminine physician was additionally abused by the sufferers. Eventually the docs needed to cover contained in the responsibility room and name Security.
According to a letter written by the Resident Doctors Association (RWA) to the medical officer, "a affected person began abusing and made obscene remarks on the feminine resident physician on responsibility. And when the physician objected, the affected person gave different sufferers Gathered. <! –
Started threatening docs and employees on responsibility. "
Marshall and guards haven’t any PPE, delay in arrival
The letter additionally said that marshals and guards didn’t have Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and entered the ward solely after docs have been supplied PPE with them.
Demand for deployment of armed policemen in wards
The incident has alleged flaws in safety administration and demanded deployment of armed policemen in all COVID-19 wards. It has additionally demanded registration of institutional FIR in opposition to the involved sufferers.
Demand for motion in opposition to the Chief Medical Officer
The RWA has demanded motion in opposition to the ground in-charge and the Chief Medical Officer for allegedly not reaching the ward, accusing them of being conscious of the state of affairs and ignoring the disaster.