Fire in Aksy hospital: Six newborns transferred to Jalal-Abad

There were no casualties in the fire at the Aksy General Medical Practice Center. Press center of the Ministry of Health reported, citing the Health Coordinator for Jalal-Abad region Kaarmanbek Baidavletov.

According to him, the fire in the building of the Aksy General Medical Practice Center has been completely extinguished.

«The patients were transferred to other departments and continue to receive treatment, no one was injured in the fire. Six newborns from the maternity hospital were transferred to the Jalal-Abad Regional Hospital,» the ministry noted.

Earlier, the Ministry of Health said that the head of the ministry, Gulnara Baatyrova, had left for the region. The fire broke out this morning. The fire engulfed the third floor, where surgery department and intensive care unit are located, and the roof of the building.

Source: News Agency