Several police teams have been deployed to provide security for Colombo National Hospital following two groups of doctors of the same hospital clashed this morning.
A group of GMOA members and another group of doctors clashed at the Number 520 Cafeteria which is reserved for doctors of Colombo National Hospital.
The GMOA held a leaflet distribution campaign claiming a certain faction of doctors is trying to ruin the activities of the Organization.
Meanwhile non-GMOA doctors had organized another meeting at the Number 520 Cafeteria premises to appoint office bearers for the Colombo National Hospital branch today.
The clash has been taken place when the two groups of doctors met at the same venue.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said extra police teams were sent to the premises in order to prevent further clashes...
Meanwhile Mount Lavinia District Court has already issued an injunction on the election of new office bearers for the GMOA.
Update : Wednesday, 30 July 2014 - 7:32
Doctors clash at Colombo National Hospital
Two groups of doctors attached to the Colombo National Hospital have clashed this afternoon.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said several police teams have been deployed to provide security of the hospital.
A group of GMOA members attached to the Colombo National Hospital have distributed leaflets saying certain factions are trying to destroy their Organization.
Dr. Chandika Epitakaduwa of the GMOA Media Sub Committee said a certain group of doctors disturbed the GMOA activists while they were distributing leaflets in the hospital premise.