Lahore: Jinnah Hospital Nurses Protest in Lahore – Samaa Breaking News 19-4-2011.
LAHORE: Nurses at Jinnah Hospital Lahore
staged demonstration in protest against alleged torture on a fellow nurse from visitors of a patient being treated for some injuries, SAMAA reported late Sunday.
Nursing staff claimed that the visitors and attendant of a patient in Surgical Unit-I at JPMC misbehaved with a duty-nurse and also perpetrated torture upon her.
Following the incident, nurses, in a bid to express solidarity with victimized fellow nurse, abandoned services and lodged protest with Medical Superintendent outside his office, sources said.
They demanded that the strict action against the perpetrators be taken as per law and a plan be chalked out to thwart such inhumane incidents in future