[www.inewsguyana.com] – Health Minister Dr Bheri Ramsaran has issued an apology after a recording on him in a heated diatribe with women’s right activist, Sherlina Nageer was released on Tuesday, April 21.
In a press statement late Tuesday, the Health Minister said that the incident was unfortunate and the woman persisted with her rude interruptions despite him avoiding her.
“I shifted away on several occasions in an attempt to avoid her but she persisted in interrupting the interview.It was unfortunate that I was provoked into anger and uttered harsh words at her for which I now regret.I therefore wish to apologise for uttering those words,” the Minister said in his statement.
“Shut your mouth and get out my face….I am not entertaining you….You idiot, we have less maternal deaths. I am a Candidate leading these people. We are going to win the elections and do better….Get the hell out of my face…. eff off”, said Dr Ramsaran in the audio recording.
He went on to tell the woman that she is “a little piece of shit…idiot,” and asked a nearby police officer to intervene.
“I would slap her ass, you know. Just for the fun. I can have some woman strip her right there,” the Minister said in his diatribe.