Tuesday, 29 September 2020 »  Login
I am at

Congress Slams Conditions In Government Hospitals

In the wake of sudden spurt in viral fevers, Telangana Congress leaders criticized the TRS government for the state of the government hospitals in the State.
Hyderabad | 3rd September 2019
In the wake of sudden spurt in viral fevers in the State, Telangana Congress leaders led by Congress Legislature Party leader Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka on Tuesday criticized the State government for "its failure to provide basic amenities in any of the government hospitals in the State".

Bhatti also alleged that the State government was not taking any steps to remedy the situation despite the State turning into "the capital of viral fevers".

Speaking after inspecting the Mulug district government hospital along with MLAs D Sridhar Babu, Seetakka and Posen Veeraiah and others, Bhatti alleged that though the State government had declared the Mulugu area hospital as a district hospital, it hadn't provided the requisite amenities.

The CLP leader said as against the norm of 250 beds for a district hospital, the Mulug government hospital had only 100 beds. He also said that they were shocked to hear from the pharmacy officials that the hospital was in fact just a 50-bed hospital as per records.

He also complained that as against the mandated strength of seven deputy civil surgeons, the hospital had only one doctor, and as against the mandated 27 civil assistant surgeons, the hospital had only 11 doctors.

He demanded that the government immediately fill vacant posts of doctors and paramedical staff to start with.

Bhatti claimed that the TRS government in general continued to be in deep slumber despite the pathetic condition of the health sector, and that it had not allotted a single rupee for the hospitals in the State.

Separately, senior Congress leader V Hanumantha Rao alleged that Fever Hospital and Osmania General Hospital were filled with patients suffering from viral fevers, and that the problems of the patients were countless due to the lack of facilities at these government hospitals.

VHR said that there was no proper infrastructure for medical tests in the hospitals, or the requisite number of staff to serve the patients.

He alleged that CM KCR was bothered only about the Kaleswaram lift irrigation project, and said that he would urge the new Governor to visit the Osmania General Hospital.
filed in:  Telangana, Hospitals, Health Care, Bhatti Vikramarka, V Hanumantha Rao, Telangana Congress, Health, KCR
Be the first to comment on Congress Slams Conditions In Government Hospitals! Just use the simple form below.
fullhyd.com has 700,000+ monthly visits. Tell Hyderabad what you feel about Congress Slams Conditions In Government Hospitals!
[no link to your name will appear, overriding global settings]
To preserve integrity, fullhyd.com allows ratings/comments only with a valid email. Your comments will be accepted once you give your email, and will be deleted if the email is not authenticated within 24 hours.
My name:

Dissatisfied with the results? Report a problem or error, or add a listing.
{{ todo.summary }}... expand »
{{ todo.text }} « collapse
First  |  Prev  |   1   2  3  {{current_page-1}}  {{current_page}}  {{current_page+1}}  {{last_page-2}}  {{last_page-1}}  {{last_page}}   |  Next  |  Last


This page was tagged for
hyderabad September 2019 News
Telangana news
Hospitals updates
Follow fullhyd.com on
© Copyright 1999-2009 LRR Technologies (Hyderabad), Pvt Ltd. All rights reserved. fullhyd, fullhyderabad, Welcome To The Neighbourhood are trademarks of LRR Technologies (Hyderabad) Pvt Ltd. The textual, graphic, audio and audiovisual material in this site is protected by copyright law. You may not copy, distribute, or use this material except as necessary for your personal, non-commercial use. Any trademarks are the properties of their respective owners. More on Hyderabad, India. Jobs in Hyderabad.