Health Desk--3 Sep’18: A mobile court of Rapid Action Battalion in Savar fined six private hospitals Tk 23.8 lakh and sealed off one of them for various irregularities on Saturday and Sunday.
Executive Magistrate Sarwoer Alam, who led the drive, said that Goni General Hospital was fined Tk 4.05 lakh and its pharmacy Tk 75,000; Habib Clinic Tk 5 lakh; Momtaz General Hospital Tk 5 lakh.
Besides, Palash Diagnostic Centre and Hospital was fined Tk 5 lakh; Ruposhi Bangla Hospital Tk 1.5 lakh and Shema General Hospital Tk 2.5 lakh.
The executive magistrate said Goni General Hospital was sealed off while pathology units of Habib Clinic and Palash Diagnostic Centre and Hospital were shut down.
According to the sources, the fines were realised on the spot.