A woman died of excessive bleeding after a family planning operation at a camp in the Bargarh district headquarters hospital, around 350 km from here. Her family members lodged a police complaint at Bargarh town police station, alleging negligence, while the hospital has ordered an inquiry.
Sources said Shanti Mahanand, 35, of Chitakhei village under Sohela police station, underwent the surgery along with scores of other women, on Tuesday. "Soon after the operation, the doctors asked us to shift her to VSS Medical College and Hospital, Burla, because she was profusely bleeding," her nephew Prakash Chandra Sekhar, who accompanied her to the hospital, said on Thursday.
Source: The Times of India
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