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Senior OT staff at PGI accused of sending lewd messages

About 14 technical staff members of the Operation Theatre,PGIMER have accused the chief technical staff person in the OT Department of harassing them by sending lewd messages.

Written by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: June 29, 2013 3:17:09 am

About 14 technical staff members of the Operation Theatre,PGIMER have accused the chief technical staff person in the OT Department of harassing them by sending lewd messages.

A complaint regarding the issue has been filed to Dr Jyotsna Wig,Head,Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care,PGIMER.

An enquiry has been marked to Dr Neerja Bhardwaj and Dr Neerja Bharti,doctors at the Anaesthesia Department.

Sources said,“Around 14 female staff members of the technical OT department filed a written complaint to the head of the department on June 26. In the complaint they have blamed the chief technical staff person of sending lewd messages to them.”

Dr Neerja Bharti,Additional Professor said,“Dr Bhardwaj and I will conduct a meeting with 14 complainants and discuss the issue in detail with them. Appropriate action will be taken thereafter.”

Dr Neerja Bhardwaj,Professor,Department of Anasthesia and Intensive Care said,“At the present moment,I am not in a position to disclose any information regarding the issue.”

Talking about the issue,Manju Wadwalkar,PRO of PGI said,“I am not aware about the complaint at present. But if anything like this has happened,then the department will take strict action against the guilty.”

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