Source: The Sangai Express
Kangpokpi, December 24 2016:
The Eimi Doctors' Forum (EDF) today expressed strong condemnation and resentment towards the disrespect shown to doctors on duty and medical vehicles by counter-blockade supporters, our correspondent reports.
EDF has alleged that counter economic blockade supporters damaged a vehicle of Kangpokpi Community Health Centre in-charge Dr H K Simte on December 19 and the health care ambulance employed to pick and drop doctors on December 20 along Koirengei to Khonghampat and Sekmai areas.
EDF further alleged that counter blockade supporters mistreated the doctors even after they proved themselves with their respective identity cards.
The EDF has urged all the concerned to ensure that such incidents are not repeated in the future.