Fire at Safdurjung hospital; resident doctors, nursing officer suffer burns

PTI Sep 14, 2018

Two resident doctors and a nursing officer suffered burn injuries after a fire broke out September 13 in the new OPD building of Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital.

The hospital administration has constituted an inquiry committee to probe the incident. According to a preliminary report submitted to the medical superintendent of the hospital, Dr Rajendra Sharma, the fire broke out in the eye operation theatre on the fourth floor of the new OPD building during a routine surgery.


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