Police said that Paramjit and Gurjeet had gone to Gupta Hospital to get a patient discharged when nurse on dutyRamandeep Kaur of Kotla Mehar Wala village asked them to wait outside and talk to the doctor to clear all formalities. At this, Parmajit and his son lost their temper and allegedly slapped Ramandeep.
“I only had asked them to wait outside as they were sitting on seats meant for staff. They could not take it and began to abuse me… to which I objected but they slapped me and pushed me to the floor, they hit me even though I requested them to spare me because of my condition,” Ramandeep said.
“The duo told us they were from the Sarpanch’s family…Since they are from the ruling party, they tried to use their clout and intimidate them,” said Rahul Gupta, who runs the clinic.
Congress leader and former minister Darshan Singh Brar soon reached the hospital and announced organize protests if strict action was not taken against the guilty . Moga SSP Snehdeep Sharma confirmed the incident. He said, “A case under sections 451(trespass in order to commit offence), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the IPC has been registered against the accused.”
When contacted, Paramjit said, “The nurse talked in insulting way , misbehaved with us and taunted that you people do not know where to sit and how to talk with hospital staff.”
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