Throat slit body of nurse found in Narayana SSH
Jammu: A nurse was allegedly found dead inside the Cath Lab of Shri Narayanba Hospital in Katra town of Reasi district on Wednesday.
Police here said that one staff nurse of Naryana Super Speciality Hospital Kakryal, Katra was found dead while another employee was found seriously injured.
“On Wednesday morning at around 0730 hours, an information was received from Naryana Super Speciality Hospital Kakryal that one staff nurse identified as Vishali, daughter of Ram Lal, resident of Dharamshalla (HP) was found dead in Cath Lab of the Hospital,” police said.
They said that another injured nursing staff member namely Pawan Chouhan, son of Sita Ram of Gazipur, Uttar Pradesh was also found seriously injured as he reportedly had stabbed himself with a blade.
Police said that a case under FIR No 94 of 2018 under section 302 of RPC has been registered at Police Station Katra and investigation of case started.
“The prime suspect of the case Pawan Chouhan is under treatment and is being questioned,” they added and said that during the initial investigation, it came out that both were nursing orderlies of Naryana Super Speciality Hospital Kakryal and used to work together.
Police sources said the duo was reportedly perturbed as their families objected to their relationship.
The SSP said a police party was posted outside the ward where Chauhan is undergoing treatment as he was under police custody.
Police added that the body of deceased has been shifted to CHC Katra for post-mortem and other legal formalities and investigation are in progress.