Security has been beefed up at the San Fernando General Hospital following the kidnapping of two doctors after ending their shifts on Wednesday morning.

The South West Regional Authority said while the incident did not occur on the hospital’s compound, security protocols have been reinforced.

The Board of Directors, Management and Staff of the SWRHA extended condolences to the family and loved ones of their colleague Dr. Rudradeva Sharma.

The Authority added that it stands ready to provide any necessary assistance to staff members affected by the incident.