On October 2, the Shankarao Chavan Government Medical College and Hospital in Nanded, Maharashtra, came under fire for the deaths of 31 people in 24 hours, including 12 infants. Opposition leaders like Sharad Pawar, Rahul Gandhi, and Priyanka Chaturvedi are responding angrily to this information.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi claimed that the mortality news is “enormously devastating.” Sharad Pawar, the leader of the Nationalist Congress Party, asserted that the incident proved how inadequate governmental structures are. Priyanka Chaturvedi, a Shiv Sena (UBT) member, condemned the incident and described it as murder.
Opposition leaders slammed the BJP for the deaths of 31 people on the death row in Maharashtra
The deaths of 31 people, including 12 infants, at a hospital in Maharashtra, resulted in a call for action from opposition leaders.
The death of 31 people in 24 hours in Maharashtra
The passing of 31 individuals, including 12 infants, in 24 hours at the Shankarao Chavan Government Medical College and Hospital in Nanded, Maharashtra, drew criticism from the opposition on October 2.
Leaders of the opposition reacted strongly
Leaders of the opposition, such as Sharad Pawar, Rahul Gandhi, and Priyanka Chaturvedi, are reacting strongly to this news and are calling for accountability and prompt action.
Rahul Gandhi: “Intensely crushing”
Rahul Gandhi, the leader of the Congress, wrote on X that the death report is “enormously devastating” and offered his heartfelt sympathies to all those affected by it.
According to the post, “The BJP administration devotes thousands of crores of rupees to fund its advertising, but it provides no funding for children’s medications. The existence of the poor is worthless from the perspective of the BJP.”
Sharad Pawar: It showed the shortcomings of governmental systems
Nationalist Congress Party leader Sharad Pawar asserted that the event demonstrated the failure of governmental systems and urged an urgent reaction to guarantee patient safety going forward.
He wrote in a post on social media platform X, “The tragic event of death of 24 people in 24 hours, including 12 infants in a government-run hospital in Nanded, is truly shocking.”
Priyanka Gandhi’s reaction
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the general secretary of the Congress, argued that the perpetrators remain accountable and pay damages to the families impacted. In a post on X, she discovered the “sad news” that 24 patients died away due to a shortage of medications from Maharashtra, including 12 infants.
Arvind Kejriwal’s reaction
Arvind Kejriwal, the chief minister of Delhi, posted on the social media site X, saying, “This development of the tragic demise of 24 people, involving 12 infants in a government hospital in Nanded, Maharashtra, is very unpleasant. May God give all the families grieving strength during this trying time.”
Priyanka Chaturvedi: “It is murder”
Shiv Sena (UBT) member Priyanka Chaturvedi denounced the happening. She said, “Don’t call them casualties. It is killing because the unlawful state administration was so blatantly negligent.”