Majority of patients admitted to Accident Wards victims of motor accidents

Monday, 06 May 2013 - 20:02

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Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena says that majority of patients admitted to Accident Wards of hospitals are victims of motor accidents.

 

Addressing a media briefing held today to mark the launch of the Prevention of road accidents week, the minister said that the existing laws should been given more teeth to protect the pedestrians.