The Committee besides other important issues discussed recent infant death issue which occurred in G. B. Pant Children hospital
The members expressed their concern on this incident and urged that government should take all possible measures to improve the healthcare facilities in the hospital. They also stressed for taking strict action against diligent official, who play with the lives of kids.
Malhotra while underscoring the need for improving healthcare and other basic facilities across the state, stressed upon the concerned departments to pay focused heed in delivering quality facilities, which government has kept available for the people of the state.
The Chairman urged the Committee members to take up issues of public importance with to the concerned quarters for action. He said that we are public servants and we should be true to our profession.
The meeting was attended by Deputy Chairman Legislative Council M. Y. Taing and members Naresh Kumar Gupta, Ghulam Qadir Pardesi, Secretary Legislative Council, M. A. Mir, Deputy Secretary Mohammad Maqbool Bhat and other senior officers of Council Secretariat.