Puri: Tension erupted at the Puri district headquarters hospital on Tuesday morning after the death of a patient due to alleged medical negligence.
According to sources, early on today morning, the patient passed away.
The patient’s family member alleged that the patient died due to medical negligence and created a ruckus on the hospital premises.
They alleged that the death occurred because of the negligence by on-duty doctors and the unavailability of free government-supplied medicines at the centre.
Meanwhile, any comments from the hospital authorities could not be obtained on the matter.