New Delhi, June 19: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government for giving a clean chit to an Agra hospital where 22 patients died after oxygen supply was allegedly cut during a drill.
She said that the government has closed all the doors of justice. Uttar Pradesh: No Proof of Oxygen Supply Cut Off For 'Mock Drill' in Agra Hospital, Says UP Death Audit Committee Report
Priyanka, who is also the in-charge of UP Congress, tweeted: "What an irony. According to reports a hospital in Agra conducted mock drill by allegedly cutting the oxygen supply and the BJP government gave clean chit to the hospital doing mock drill of the inquiry. The paths of government and the hospital have been cleared. By not listening to the complaints of the patients families, the government has shut all hope of justice."
She also attached a news report claiming that a clean chit was given to the Paeas Hospital, which was caught in a controversy after a video surfaced online.
In the video, a man was heard saying to conduct a mock drill on oxygen supply.
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