Policemen distribute flowers among the doctors at L D Hospital

Policemen distribute flowers among the doctors at L D Hospital

Srinagar, May 27: After a big hue and cry by the doctors, over the allegations of being harassed by the police and facing heavy criticism, over the issue, Police in a unique gesture, on Wednesday distributed flowers among the doctors, at LD Hospital Srinagar.

According to CNS, the goodwill gesture came, after police faced heavy criticism over the allegations of harassing doctors and the resentment and anger expressed by the doctors over these recent incidents of harassment to medical and paramedical staff, performing their duties at various hospitals.

The situation had turned volatile, as the doctors had threatened to go on strike, if the matter was not solved and those involved in alleged harassment incidents were not brought to book

In order to cool down the situation, several policemen, a gesture of goodwill and reconciliation  standing in queues on the both sides of entrance gate, of L D Hospital and presented roses to doctors, to honour them.

Meanwhile the Police top brass has said that the force hold the doctors in a high esteem and have a very high respect for medics and paramedics, who are fighting a war against Covid-19 and the move to present them flowers was an attempt to honour their selfless efforts. (CNS)