Bhubaneswar, Mar 28 (Local Wire): The State Health and Family Welfare department has now suspended a doctor working in the Zonal Dispensary at the Odisha Assembly due to alleged ill handling of the third COVID positive case from the state.
It was brought to limelight on Friday that the third COVID positive patient had visited the clinic on March 14 for his checkup.
Later the patient also visited a private clinic in the city.
In its official order the department has put the medical officer of the dispensary under suspension with immediate effect.
The department had meanwhile also criticized the private clinic he visited for not following the government directive on management of COVID cases.