The Municipal Pest Investigation Team raided the Nimbuna Bai Tirpude Hospital and Research Centre, Kamptee Road, during a visit on Tuesday. The raid was conducted at the medical center raided on the suspicion of spreading infectious and harmful material by collecting and burning hazardous biomedical waste of the hospital.
The practices being done by this hospital were put in continuous surveillance by the Nuisance Detection Squad of Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC).
After the confirmation of the ill practices, the zone squad raided the hospital and it was found that the hazardous waste at the hospital was being illegally and dangerously destroyed.
Investigations also revealed that biological medical waste was being deposited in the backyard of the hospital and some wastes were burned.