The revelation comes in light of the fact that in July and August, heavy showers left in-patient wards inundated, forcing patients and healthcare workers to wade through knee-deep waters.
Several of the flood victims in Al Jubail Colony and slums near the Falaknuma Railway Station were bitten by snakes when they attempted to flee the gushing waters.
Police say that by the time Nagulu was rescued, he had suffered 60 per cent burn injuries.
Dr Nagender issued an order which stated that the Neurosurgery Department will give an Operation Theatre (OT) to the Orthopaedic Department where elective cases can be undertaken.
Murthy has four designs ready that he says will transform the heritage building and make it sustainable.
Covid-19 could also be a reason for the fall in number of elective surgeries, say doctors.
Medicos take out a ‘black badge’ protest, ask State government to speed up work on new building.
The doctors displayed how even for saline drips they have to use sticks, and about the long waiting time for basic injections.
With this strike, there will be a complete crippling of basic non-COVID related medical services in Telangana as OGH is the only main tertiary care hospital apart from Gandhi looking into COVID.
The old building had just six post-operative wards for General Surgery, which is now reduced to two without oxygen cylinder.
The JUDA had written to the administration on August 22 but did not receive a response.
The Telangana HC on Monday directed the State Advocate General and petitioners to furnish a legible coloured site plan of the Osmania general hospital (OGH) building.
The incident occurred in the relatively newer Quli Qutub Shah block of the hospital.
On Independence Day, he donated plasma to a fellow doctor’s mother at a private hospital, despite his post-recovery complications.
The OGH has a 100-bed isolation ward in the OP building for patients who suffer breathlessness but do not have Covidpositive reports.