Private hospitals not giving facility to poor as per law

Rizwan Ahmed from Delhi says Govt of Delhi gives land at concessional rate to private hospitals with a clause that the hospitals will keep 25% of their facility for people below poverty line. But today when we had a meeting with slum dwellers they told us that the hospitals harass the poor and keep them waiting the whole day for a simple diagnosys. He says they have decided to investigate the matter and report to the Govt. For more Rizwan ji can be reached at 09871007851

Posted on: Dec 23, 2011. Tags: Rizwan Ahmad

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