May 11, 2021

Death of pregnant woman triggers tension at Barasat Hospital

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Barasat, Aug. 27: The death of a pregnant woman, resident of Kajipara and her unborn baby, allegedly died due to negligence of doctors, triggered tension at the Barasat Hospital in North 24 Parganas, in the wee hour Of Wednesday.
Relatives of the deceased and others gathered in front of the hospital and alleged negligence in treatment that led to the death of the patient and they also demand action against the doctors who were responsible for her death and alleged gross medical negligence behind the death.

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Biswajit Das, husband of the deceased woman said, “Ratna, my wife was fit and well when she was brought here for the delivery. She was admitted to the hospital and shifted to the OT, but she died due to negligence in treatment.”
After this incident, the family members started an agitation and staged a protest in front of the hospital.

The hospital authority informed the police, noticing the situation going out of control. Police rushed to the hospital. The RAF has been deployed to control the situation. Biswajit Das lodged a complaint and demanded an inquiry to reveal the cause of the patient’s death.