Panaji, Could 11: The Bombay Excessive Court docket bench in Goa ought to probe the alleged lack of availability of oxygen at Goa’s prime hospital, the Goa Medical School (GMC), and the Court docket ought to take over Covid administration on the well being facility, Well being Minister Vishwajit Rane stated on Tuesday.
Rane, who has been at loggerheads with Chief Minister Pramod Sawant over Covid administration points over the previous few months, additionally stated that there was no mismanagement of oxygen and stated that Sawant had been misguided concerning the oxygen availability challenge.
“I request the HC to verify if there’s mismanagement or scarcity and convey out a white paper utilizing consultants. The HC ought to take over Covid administration of GMC,” Rane stated.
Rane and Sawant have been bickering for the previous few weeks and their variations, the Opposition has alleged, is hampering the state’s combat towards rising Covid circumstances and deaths as a result of dreaded virus.
Rane’s remark comes hours after Sawant personally visited the highest well being facility and met sufferers, who complained of constant oxygen provide, particularly at evening between 2 am and 6 am.
“Somebody has misguided or misinterpreted (the scenario) to Sawant,” Rane stated, including that there was no mismanagement of oxygen, however added that the power had been crippled by scarcity of the valuable fuel.
“We want 1,200 (jumbo) cylinders, however yesterday we bought solely 400,” Rane stated.
Rane nonetheless stated that the deaths which happen commonly at Goa’s prime hospital between 2 am to six am, on account of oxygen scarcity have to be probed.
“We’re working onerous, however I have no idea the place there’s mismanagement,” the Well being Minister stated.
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