Jammu: Dissatisfied over a minister`s reply,
Independent MLA Engineer Sheikh Abdul Rahseed Thursday tore a document containing the replies in the J-K Assembly and staged a walkout.
Replying to Rashid`s question, Minister for Health and Family Welfare Sham Lal Sharma said that 26 health institutions have been upgraded since March 2009 till date in the state and eight new health institutions have also been established during the said period.
Unhappy with the response to his query on "failure" to
grant such project to his constituency, Rashid entered into a
verbal duel with other MLAs even as Deputy Speaker Sartaj
Madni asked him to take his seat.
An unset Rahid then tore the answer sheets and staged a
walkout alleging "loot by the ministers".
Earlier giving details, the minister said 10 health
institutions have been upgraded in Jammu while as Primary
Health Centres (PHCs) Amarnath Yatri Bhawan, Bhagwati Nagar
and Jammu Airport have been regularised during the said
He said in Kashmir division 16 health institutions of
various districts have been upgraded and six new health
institutions established during the said period.