The Ministry of Health has declined rumors which claim that 200 patients placed on the waiting list at the Maligawaththa Kidney Hospital have died.
According to the Ministry of Health investigations are underway to ascertain the basis of an article which was published by a daily newspaper in this regard.
Over 1600 patients arrive at the Maligawaththa Kidney hospital on a daily basis.
23 mortalities have occurred at the hospital commencing from June 2012 until present.
Out of this 21 deaths have resulted due to chronic renal failure.
Director of the hospital Dr. A.M.M Riyas speaking to our news team noted that uninterrupted treatment results in the termination of the disease.
However against this backdrop UNP MP P. Harrisson speaking to our news team noted that youth in the North Central province were unable to enter into matrimony due to the prevalence of the disease in the region.
Addressing a media briefing held in Colombo today UNP MP P. Harrison expressed the following views.
Watch Video >>>
- 8 children found dead at home in Australia.
- Update: Maithripala's election manifesto released; Government servant's salary to be increased by 10000 rupees.-Samurdhi allowance to be doubled.
- The injured airman in Antanov 32 crash also dies. -Video
- Update: Strict bail condition on Fonseka's son in law who surrendered to courts after 4 years.
- BRAC LANKA FINANCE - CORPORATE DISCLOSURE 2014-12-19
- NATIONS TRUST, SWARNAMAHAL, CARSON CUMBERBATCH - CHANGE IN DIRECTORATE 2014-12-19
- VALLIBEL FINANCE, SELINSING, INDO MALAY - DEALINGS BY DIRECTORS 2014-12-19
- MANDATORY OFFER BY RICHARD PIERIS FINANCE LIMITED TO ACQUIRE ALL THE REMAINING ORDINARY SHARES OF CHILAW FINANCE PLC 2014-12-19
- VALLIBEL FINANCE - DEALINGS BY DIRECTORS 2014-12-19
- HATTON NATIONAL BANK - DEBENTURE ISSUE 2014-12-19
- ALLIANCE FINANCE COMPANY - DEBENTURE ISSUE (OVERSUBSCRIBED) 2014-12-19
- NATIONS TRUST BANK, SWARNAMAHAL FINANCIAL SERVICES - CHANGE IN DIRECTORATE 2014-12-19
- NATIONS TRUST BANK - CHANGE IN DIRECTORATE 2014-12-19
- PC HOUSE - Interim Financial Statements 30-09-2014 2014-12-18
- ABANS - DEBENTURE ISSUE (OVERSUBSCRIBED) 2014-12-18
- LUCKY LANKA MILK PROCESSING COMPANY - Annual Report 2013/2014 2014-12-18
- LION BREWERY CEYLON - DEALINGS BY DIRECTORS 2014-12-18
- ORIENT FINANCE - DEBENTURE ISSUE (OVERSUBSCRIBED) 2014-12-18
- ASIAN ALLIANCE INSURANCE - SEGREGATION OF GENERAL INSURANCE BUSINESS 2014-12-18