Health Ministry launches separate probe on Kurunegala doctor

The Health Ministry has appointed a special investigation body to look into the allegations against Dr Siyabdeen Mohamed Safi of the Kurunegala Hospital who is accused of performing sterilization on women illegally,

Health Minister Dr Rajitha Senaratne said that the investigation body, comprising three members of the Ceylon College of Gynecologists and one member from the Sri Lanka Medical Council (SLMC) would probe the allegations.

“This committee will ascertain whether the doctor concerned had committed an offence,” the Minister said.

Siyabdeen Mohamed Safi was arrested and is currently being investigated by the Criminal Investigations Department.


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