Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane today ordered inquiry into the fire incident at Hospicio hospital.
The dialysis unit of the Hospicio Hospital at Margao caught fire on Friday evening.
Minister has moved a note for appointment of inquiry committee under Secretary Health to investigate into the cause of fire. The report will be submitted to Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar for necessary action.
Rane today morning visited the Hospicio hospital along with the health officials.
“I have moved a note today to appoint a committee under secretary Health to investigate into the entire incident. The committee will comprise of Director Health Services, Medicinal superintended Hospicio hospital, Additional Secretary Health and Under Secretary Health,” Minister told reporters.
Minister informed that total 12 patients were taking treatment at the said dialysis unit.
“We will make arrangement for those patients at the other recoganized dialysis unit, which are located in Margao itself. They are registered under DDSSY,” he said.