Al-Kazemi and the Presidency of the House of Representatives meet to discuss “the tragic accident.”

Al-Kazemi and the Presidency of the House of Representatives meet to discuss “the tragic accident.”

4/25/2021 16:25

Al-Kazemi and the Presidency of the House of Representatives meet to discuss the tragic accident[Baghdad-Where]
Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi and the Presidency of Parliament held a meeting to discuss the tragic accident at Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital in Baghdad yesterday.
A fire broke out in the intensive care unit at Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital, southeast of the capital, Baghdad, yesterday evening, and the accident resulted in the death of 82 people and the injury of 110 others, according to the Ministry of Interior.
Medical sources said that the fire was caused by an explosion caused by “failure to comply with safety conditions related to storing oxygen cylinders.”
The Council of Ministers decided, in an exceptional meeting today, Sunday, headed by Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi, to conduct an investigation headed by the Minister of Interior, and the membership of ministers, officials and a representative of the Council of Representatives, and to identify the negligent and account
The Council of Ministers also decided to withdraw the hand of the Minister of Health Hassan Al-Tamimi, the Governor of Baghdad Muhammad Jaber Al-Atta, and the Director General of the Rusafa Health Department, Abdul-Ghani Al-Saadi, and refer them to the investigation, provided that the investigation is completed within five days, and the report is submitted to the Council of Ministers, with the assistance of experts The field of interior and health.
The Council also decided to “assign the legal department in the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers to prepare a draft law regarding the victims of the Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital tragedy [martyrs], and refer it to the House of Representatives and grant an amount of ten million dinars to the families of each victim of the tragedy.”

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