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Raiganj: Doctor assaulted after patient’s death

Raiganj: Doctor assaulted after patient’s death

 Raiganj: A doctor of a state-run health center in North Dinajpur district was today seriously injured after being assaulted by a mob following the death of a patient, police said.

The attackers also ransacked the Hemtabad Health Centre.

Police said 32-year-old Tabeda Khatun was taken to the health centre with problems of high blood pressure and asthma last night.

On-duty medical officer Dr Bipul Ghosh referred her to Raiganj Super Specialty Hospital but Khatun died before being taken there.

A mob, including family members of Khatun, attacked the doctor today and ransacked the hospital, police said adding that Ghosh has been admitted at the Raiganj District Hospital in a serious condition.

A case was registered against the attackers but none was arrested.

Source: PTI
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    Abdul samad burhan August 10, 2018, 6:41 pm

    These days CCTV camera system is available, why can\’t they identify the culprits and punish them