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Two eminent doctors arrested for AMRI fire

Two eminent doctors attached with the AMRI Hospital in different capacities were arrested Friday in connection with the country`s worst-ever hospital fire.



Kolkata: Two eminent doctors attached with
the AMRI Hospital in different capacities were arrested Friday in connection with the country`s worst-ever hospital fire that claimed 93 lives on December 9 last.
Both the doctors - Mani Chhetri and Pranab Dasgupta -
who were earlier questioned by police, were arrested from
their residences here this morning, Joint Commissioner of
Police Damayanti Sen said.

Chhetri and Dasgupta were also board members of the
hospital.
With them, 13 persons have so far been arrested in
connection with the hospital fire in which 90 patients and
three nurses died.

Three board members are absconding.

PTI

From Zee News

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