Shutdown 14 illegal hospitals in Mohammadpur: HC
Published : Tuesday, 11 September, 2018 at 4:45 PM Count : 202
The High Court on Tuesday directed the authorities ocncerned to immediatly shutdown 14 illegal private hospitals and diagnostic centres in city's Mohammadpur area.
Justice Sheikh Hassan Arif and Justice Ahmed Sohel came up with the order with a rule after hearing on a writ petition.
The hospitals and diagnostic centres are located on Humayun Road, Babar Road and Khilji Road, reports bdnews24.com.
BDM Hospital and Diagnostic Centre, Sebika General Hospital, Janasheba Nursing Home and Diagnostic Centre, Life Care Nursing Home, Royal Multi-Specialist Hospital, Nabab Siraj-ud-Doulah Mental and Drug Addiction Hospital, Monomita Mental Hospital, Plasma Medical Service and Clinic, Shefa Hospital and Diagnostic Centre, Islamia Mental Hospital, Crescent Hospital and Diagnostic Centre, Makka-Madina General Hospital and Diagnostic, New Well Care Hospital and Bangladesh Trauma Hospital.
The High Court issued a rule asking why defendants’ failure and inactiveness to stop the operations of the clinics and hospitals without licences will not be declared illegal.
The judges also asked why there will not be any directive to adopt legal steps against those persons associated with the 14 outlets.