Odisha Police arrest 4 SUM hospital officials for negligence
The arrests were made shortly after Odisha government filed two FIRs alleging negligence in conduct and safety against Sum Hospital
A day after the fire in the city-based SUM Hospital claimed 20 lives and left 100 others injured, Odisha police on Tuesday arrested four official of the hospital.
Medical Superintendent Pusparaj Samantasinghar was among the arrested. Police also arrested ex-Executive Engineer Amulya Kumar Sahu (electrical maintenance), Fire Safety Officer Santosh Das and retired Junior Engineer Malay Kumar Sahu (electrical maintenance).