Smoking in AIIMS will have to be fined, fine will have to be paid for eating tobacco or smoking bidi-cigarettes

About 10,000 patients come to the OPD daily in AIIMS. This decision has been taken to make the hospital premises dirt and smoke free. This rule will also apply to all other staff including patients and hospital staff.

Delhi AIIMS (file photo).

in the last few months Delhi AIIMS Many new decisions are being taken by the administration. In this episode, the director of the hospital has taken a new decision. According to which now in the hospital premises smoking There will be a ban on doing. If a person is caught smoking beedi-cigarette or eating paan tobacco, then he Rs 200 fine will be recovered. This rule will also apply to all other staff including patients and hospital staff.

About 10,000 patients come to the OPD daily in AIIMS. This decision has been taken to make the hospital premises dirt and smoke free. An official order has also been issued in this regard. This circular has been sent to all departments and OPD premises. The hospital director has said in the order that if any permanent employee or doctor also smokes or uses tobacco products in the hospital premises, disciplinary action will be taken against them.

Apart from this, the employees who are not permanent if they are caught smoking then their services will be terminated. An order has also been issued to all the departmental heads that they should strictly follow this rule in their department.

many people smoke

Around 1500 patients are admitted in AIIMS all the time including different departments. Apart from this, 10 thousand people come to OPD daily. In such a situation, many people also smoke, due to which there is dirt in the hospital. Along with this, patients can also have trouble. In view of this, this order has been issued.

Security personnel will be responsible

This work can be entrusted to the employees of the security department of AIIMS. The security personnel of the hospital will charge a fine if any person is caught smoking in the premises. In this regard, warning boards will also be installed in many areas of the hospital. So that people get information that smoking is not to be done in the hospital premises. If a security personnel does this, then he will also be fined.

Earlier, the hospital administration had issued another order, in which it was said that no guard on duty would do any work other than security. If any employee asks for tea or food from the guard, action will be taken against him. If the guard is found doing so, his services will be terminated.

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