The Covid Center at a hospital in Vasai Virar caught fire. Thirteen people died on the spot. Speaking about this, Health Minister Rajesh Tope has made an insensitive statement. The accident at Virar Hospital is not national news, said Health Minister Rajesh Tope.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has announced Rs 5 lakh each to the relatives of the patients who died in the fire at Vijay Vallabh Hospital and Rs 1 lakh each to the critically injured patients. Speaking about this, Tope has made this statement.
We can talk about remedial. Can talk about oxygen. But the Virar incident is not national news. This is an incident in the state. The state government will do its best to help, ”Tope said.
We will talk to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about oxygen. We are going to talk about Remedesivir. This incident (Virar Hospital fire) is not national news. We will provide full support on behalf of the state government, ”the health minister said.