No Bridge, Pregnant Woman Carried In Utensil Across River To Hospital

Pregnant Lady Carried In Utensil Throughout River To Hospital.


In a heart-rending incident, a pregnant girl who needed to be carried in a utensil to cross the swollen Chintawagu river along with her household’s assist in Bijapur’s Gorla in Chhatisgarh in an effort to attain the hospital which was 15 km away on the opposite facet, gave beginning to a stillborn youngster.

The incident occurred final week and the household needed to take this step within the absence of street/bridge. They’ve alleged medical negligence.

The girl, Lakshmi Yalam was admitted to Bhopalpatnam Group Well being Middle.

Block Medical Officer (BMO), Bhopalpattnam, Ajay Ramteke has asserted {that a} discover has been issued to the physician and nurse and a letter will additional be despatched to the upper officers to take motion.

“We have now issued a discover to the physician and nurse. We’ll ship a letter to greater officers for additional motion, after the physician and nurse file a reply to the notices,” mentioned Mr Ramteke.

Mr Lakshmi, the spouse of Harish Yalam, a resident of Minakapalli, went to her maternal residence in Minur.

“We took her to a hospital 15 km away. The subsequent day she started experiencing labour ache. Physician and nurse mentioned it isn’t but the time. Later they left after their shifts. The subsequent shift got here a number of hours later and known as up physician. She delivered a stillborn youngster,” Ms Lakshmi’s sister mentioned.

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