Odisha News Insight

Housekeeper in Odisha hospital giving injections to patients

Post the implementation of Mo Sarkar in Odisha, an incident where a janitor administered an injection in a hospital in Odisha made headlines for wrong reasons.

The incident exposed Odisha government’s unregulated promises of improving healthcare infrastructure through 5T. A housekeeping woman at District Headquarter Hospital (DHH) in Dhenkanal was found administering injections to patients at female medicine ward. A video of housekeeping woman at District Headquarter Hospital (DHH) in Dhenkanal was found administering injections to patients at female medicine ward went viral on social media platforms confirming this incident. The chief district medical officer (CDMO) ordered a probe into the incident after the video went viral on Wednesday.