4 arrested in VSS hospital ransacking

Sambalpur: Police on Monday arrested four persons in connection with the ransacking of VSS medical college and Hospital here at Burla.

The premier health institute of western Odisha was tensed following a patient’s death due to alleged medical negligence on Saturday night.

Irate over the incident, patient and relatives of deceased ransacked the Casualty department of the hospital demanding stringent action against the erring officials.

Following the incident PG doctors of the hospital went on a strike demanding arrest of the people involved in the ruckus. Besides, they had also threatened to quit from Casualty service if their demands are not met.