Dr. Pradip Bhowmik, Dr. Bhupesh Shil and several senior doctors including the security personnel of the Chief Minister and the Health Minister were subjected to an unfortunate incident while attending the Chief Minister’s function in the main hospital .
Incidentally, GB Hospital has a long-standing problem of elevator malfunctioning. But surprisingly, the government is not taking permanent measures to solve the problem.
As a result, the patients and their families are facing difficulties.
On Thursday , the elevator of the hospital suddenly started malfunctioning again. But this time, the chief minister and health minister’s security personnel along with Dr. Pradip Bhowmik, Dr. Bhupesh Shil and several senior doctors got stuck in the lift.
Hurry was there to rescue them. They were eventually pulled out by the efforts of private security guards and technicians of the hospital.
An official of the hospital said that the lift broke down midway while the Chief Minister and the Health Minister were attending the function.
He said that the elevator got stuck in the middle due to technical problems.