Seven hunger strikers hospitalized
Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, August 20 2011:
Personnel of Community Health Centre, Kangpokpi led by its Medical Officer in-charge Dr Pushpa Rai monitored the health status of 12 volunteers currently on fast unto-death agitation at Kangpokpi today.
The MO in-charge also forwarded health status of the strikers to the Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kangpokpi H Rupachandra Singh.
The Offier in-charge of Kangpokpi police station L Vaiphei along with the CHC medical team, shifted seven out of 12 agitators, whose health are in critical condition, to the CHC at around 6.30 pm.
Later the ADC, H Rupachandra Singh visited the seven at the health centre.
The seven admitted at CHC are Chonghat Misao (52), Kimnei Chongloi (48), Neikhoneng Haokip (58), Lamkim Chongloi (60), Lamneiting Dimngel (38), Neikho Dimngel (65) and Phalneiting Sitlhou (57) .
According to a medical report, the seven hospitalized strikers are suffering from acute Gastritis, Hypertension, Viral Fever and Blood Pressure.