Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar sub divisional judicial magistrate (SDJM) Court has today granted Commissionerate police to take Sum hospital owner Manoj Nayak into remand for two days. Manoj had earlier surrendered before Khandagiri police. He has now been shifted to Jharpada jail. Meanwhile, Manoj’s bail plea was rejected today.
Police had today requested for three days remand of Nayak whereas the Court approved remand for two days. Nayak has been arrested as part of Sum Hospital management based on an FIR by Fire Services Department.
On Monday, a fire broke out in the Sum Hospital claiming 21 lives.