CHITRAL: Taking notice of a video clip going viral on social media and electronic media regarding disposal of solid waste in an ambulance of DHQ Hospital Chitral, newly-appointed Deputy Commissioner of Chitral Irshad Sodhar directed the medical superintendent (MS) of the hospital to suspend the officers/officials involved in the mishap.
A fact finding inquiry committee has also been constituted immediately to probe into the matter and submit its findings within two days to the deputy commissioner for further action as per law.
The DC directed the hospital MS that being the custodian of government assets he should take such issues seriously. The MS was further directed that such a mishap and illegal use of government vehicle meant for emergencies should not be tolerated and the person(s) involved in this shall face the music.
On the direction of the DC, the MS of the hospital suspended Deputy Medical Superintendent Dr Israr Uddin, Hujoom Khan, incharge of W&C and Murad Khan, supervisor of Class-IV staff of the hospital.