KATHMANDU: Nepal Cancer Relief Society (NCRS) has condemned the misbehaviour meted out to a staff nurse at BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital, Chitwan.
Kin of one Barsha Chand, who had died in course of treatment a few days ago, beat up a staff nurse at the medical ward, following the incident.
The Society, in its press statement today, said that its serious attention has been drawn towards the incident and urged the government to be serious about security of health professionals and to avoid such incidents in the future.
“It is an immoral practice to mishandle the health professionals,” said Society Chairman Lokendra Kumar Shrestha in the statement. The Society has accused the security bodies of becoming silent spectators to such frequent incidents in the health sector.