According to the commissioner of Nashik, there were 150 patients admitted to the hospital. Of these, 23 were on ventilators while the others were on oxygen.
It is being said that oxygen leaked while feeling oxygen in the hospital.
There was a huge panic in a hospital in Nashik, Maharashtra on Wednesday when the news of leaking of Oxygen came to light. In this accident, 22 patients admitted to the hospital died. This incident has taken place in Zakir Hussain Hospital. Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Office has announced a grant of Rs 5-5 lakh to the next of kin of the victims. In addition, a high-level inquiry has been ordered regarding the Nashik incident.
Expressing sorrow over the shocking incident, the politicians of the country have expressed condolences to the families of the victims. Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his sorrow over this incident and termed it heartbreaking. He tweeted, “The incident that happened due to leaking of oxygen tank in a hospital in Nashik is heart-wrenching. There is sorrow over the death of the people. In this hour of grief, condolences to the families of the victims.”
Home Minister expressed condolences on Nashik accident
Here, Home Minister Amit Shah expressed deep condolences on the accident. He tweeted, “I am distressed to hear the news of an accident caused by oxygen leaks in a hospital in Nashik. I express my deepest condolences on the irreparable loss of the people who lost their loved ones in this accident.” I pray to God for efficiency. “
Rahul Gandhi said- very sad to hear
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi termed the incident of oxygen leaks in Nashik as extremely tragic. He said about this incident by tweeting- The incident of death of patients at Zakir Hussain Hospital in Nashik is very sad. My consolation is to the afflicted family. I appeal to the state governments and party workers to extend all possible help.
Awaiting detailed report of the accident
Maharashtra’s FDA Minister Rajendra Shingne said that we are waiting for the detailed report. We have ordered an inquiry. Those who are guilty will not be left out. According to the commissioner of Nashik, there were 150 patients admitted to the hospital. Of these, 23 were on ventilators while the others were on oxygen. It is being said that oxygen leaked while feeling oxygen in the hospital.
The fire brigade team reached the spot and closed the oxygen valve. Serious patients have been shifted to another hospital due to pipeline leakage. Maharashtra Minister Rajesh Tope said – This is an unfortunate incident. I spoke to the Municipal Commissioner of Nashik, who said that the situation is now under control. I will go to Nashik soon. Nashik guarding minister Chhagan Bhujbal has already visited there.
Regarding oxygen leakage, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that due to leakage of tanker valve in Nashik, there has been a massive leakage of oxygen. This was definitely going to affect the hospital.