Thane, September 11
Police have arrested a person and launched a seek for no less than 9 others for allegedly manhandling just a few docs at a personal hospital in Murbad city of Maharashtra’s Thane district over a COVID-19 affected person’s remedy, an official mentioned on Friday.
The incident passed off late on Thursday night time, he mentioned.
“There was some misunderstanding between a coronavirus optimistic affected person present process remedy on the non-public COVID-19 hospital in Murbad and the docs over administering saline.
The affected person knowledgeable his kin and others about it. Soon round 10 individuals got here to the ability,” inspector Dattatreya Borate of Murbad police station mentioned.
“These people started abusing the hospital staff and manhandled a few doctors. The drama unfolded around 11.30 pm and continued for some time,” he mentioned.
Based on a grievance lodged by the docs, a case was registered early on Friday and one individual was arrested from Murbad, he added.
“Police have launched a search to trace at least nine others who were involved in the incident,” Borate mentioned.
The accused have been booked beneath IPC sections 147 (rioting), 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) and others, the official mentioned. PTI