News National Indian Army Issues Clarification on "Conference Hall-turned-Hospital" at Leh

Indian Army Issues Clarification on “Conference Hall-turned-Hospital” at Leh

Indian Army at General Hospital Complex Leh

On 3rd July, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Ladakh to have a conversation with Indian Army personnels. PM Modi has given a speech to the injured soldiers at the General Hospital complex in Leh. In various photos, they were seen sitting on their beds. In photos, white board at back and projector at top was visible.

People started raising questions on Indian Government for providing such facilities to Indian Armies. They alleged Narendra Modi for the transformation of conference hall to a hospital, for the photoshoot. In response, Indian Army has given a clarification to the raised questions by a press release :

Indian Army clarification on status of facility at GH, Leh

There have been malicious and unsubstantiated accusations in some quarters regarding the status of the facility visited by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi during his visit to the General Hospital at Leh on July 03, 2020.

It is unfortunate that aspersions are being cast on how our brave Armed Forces are treated. The Armed Forces give the best possible treatment to their personnel.

It is clarified that the said facility is part of the Crisis Expansion capacity of 100 beds and is very much part of the General Hospital complex.

The COVID-19 protocol had necessitated some wards of the General Hospital to be converted into isolation facilities. Hence, this hall which otherwise was normally used as a Training Audio Video Hall was converted into a ward ever since the hospital was also designated as COVID treatment hospital.

The injured braves have been kept there since their arrival from Galwan to ensure quarantine from COVID areas. The Chief of Army Staff General M M Naravane and the Army Commander have also visited the injured braves in the same location.

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