Bhubaneswar: The loss of life in the SUM Hospital fire incident reached 26 with the death of one more patient today.
The perished has been identified as Kartikeswar Das, an resident of Gada Gopinath Prasad (GGP) Colony in Rasulgarh area in Bhubaneswar, who was moved to Apollo Hospital after a fire mishap on last monday. In the interim, Capital Hospital will present the post mortem report of the boies of 19 patients of SUM Hospital to the Commissionerate Police today.
As informed by Dr Biswa Bhusan Patnaik, Director of Capital Hospital, post mortem report of 19 bodies has been completed.
Though he said that all post mortem reports have similar causes, the causes cannot be revealed to the media as the police will conduct investigation on the basis of these reports.The post mortem of these 19 bodies was conducted by two doctors of Capital Hospital.