Bhadrak: Woman Dies After Delivery; Kin Allege Medical Negligence

Bhadrak: Tension erupted at a private hospital in the district after a woman, who delivered a baby girl two days ago, died today. The deceased has been identified as Archana, a resident of Kolha area under Tihidi police limits.

Reportedly, Archana was admitted to a private hospital near district police office in the town as she was expecting a baby late at night or the next morning. However, she gave birth to a baby girl on December 8. After delivery, her health condition deteriorated and she breathed her last breath at the hospital today.

Following this, the kin of the deceased woman has lodged a written complaint alleging negligence on the part of the doctors and hospital staffers during her treatment.  On the basis of the complaint, police have launched a probe in this regard.