Padaviya residents stage protest in front of hospital
A group of residents of Padawiya area in Anuradhapura staged a demonstration in front of Padawiya Base Hospital this morning, demanding to remove the current Judicial Medical Officer.
The residents of the area complain that the Judicial Medical Officer has been transferring the bodies of the deceased to Anuradhapura Hospital to conduct postmortems.
Due to this reason the residents of the area have faced severe inconveniences.
When our news team inquired from Padawiya Base Hospital DMO Pubudu Sampath Ranaweera regarding the allegation, he stated that they have transferred 3 bodies within the month to Anuradhapura Teaching Hospital upon the request of Anuradhapura Hospital.