In a tragic incident, a woman and her newborn died at a government hospital in Odisha. As per family members, the woman died of medical negligence at Jharsuguda District Headquarters hospital on Tuesday (September 21).
Family members of the deceased raised serious allegations against the hospital authorities and claimed that they intentionally kept the dead body in the hospital and made them pay a huge amount of money for different tests and medicines in a motive to swindle money.
Family members of Khirod Chandra Sahu, who had been shot on his leg, alleged that SCB Medical College and Hospital authorities have not allotted a bed to him and refusing to provide necessary treatment.
A youth who attempted suicide by slitting his wrist and consuming poison in front of the Odisha Assembly over alleged denial of treatment under the Biju Krushak Kalyan Yojana (BKKY), died on Wednesday.
The family members of Kshyatee alleged that her condition has not improved as yet and she is in severe pain.
These visuals show the unspeakable apathy at Phulbani District headquarters Hospital.
Following the death of a COVID patient in Gajapati, it is alleged that medical negligence has led to the unfortunate demise of the patient
Finding no other option, the son of the deceased shouldered the body for half a kilometer and then hired an auto rickshaw to reach his village.
Bhawanipatna: Police on Monday arrested four persons on charges of creating ruckus at Kamathana Covid-19 hospital here in Kalahandi district following death of a patient due to alleged medical negligence.…
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Baripada: A woman became critical due to alleged medical negligence during removal of an Intrauterine Device (IUD) copper-T, a kind of contraceptive tool, from her uterus at Khadigaan health centre under Khunta block here in Mayurbhanj district. The woman identified as Shantilata Naik, a resident of Brundagadi under Udala police limits in the district was […]
Koraput: A woman from Koraput district had to undergo untold misery and run around four hospitals across three districts in the State for treatment due to the alleged medical negligence by a doctor at the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) in Jeypore. The woman identified as Sabitri Majhi of Parata village under Nandapur block in the […]
Balasore: Tension erupted at the Fakir Mohan Medical College and Hospital in Balasore district after a youth died while undergoing treatment at the hospital on Monday. Alleging medical negligence, the family members of the deceased sit on protest and also staged a road blockade by burning tyres on the road in front of the hospital. […]
Nayagarh: The family of a woman of Gochi Bari village who was rushed to Khandapada Community Healthcare Centre (CHC) in Nayagarh for delivery, has alleged sheer negligence on part of the medical authorities after a needle was left inside her body during the operation. The victim’s husband Prabhat Bahuka stated that his wife experienced labour […]
Bargarh: Tension prevailed at Bargarh district headquarters hospital after a pregnant woman died due to alleged medical negligence on Wednesday. According to reports, Rekha Mallik, wife of Manas Mallik, a resident of Katakiapada village was admitted to district headquarters hospital following labour pain. However, Rekha died during the operation. Following her death, family members of […]
Gajapati: Despite the Odisha government’s claims about a plethora of welfare schemes aimed at providing better healthcare to the people, instances of lack of basic medical facilities for expecting mothers have become a regular affair in the State. In another such instance earlier on Saturday, a woman delivered a baby in the middle of a […]
Baripada: Tension ran high at the Baripada PRM Medical College & Hospital today after the death of a minor girl due to alleged medical negligence. The minor girl from Syamakhunta block here was admitted to the hospital on October 30 reportedly for treatment of Thalassemia. Following her death today, his family members and relatives manhandled […]
Dhenkanal: The death of a 42-year-old man at Kamakhyanagar Sub-Divisional Hospital in Dhenkanal district due to alleged medical negligence sparked outrage on Friday. Saroj Kumar Rout of Kanapura village under Kamakhyanagar police limits was admitted to the hospital at around 2 pm after he complained of illness and breathing problem on Friday. However, he died […]
Puri: Tension flared up outside Astaranga Police Station in Puri district on Sunday after some villagers of Jhadalinga village staged protest outside the police station demanding release of their relatives, who were detained in connection with the vandalisation of the local Primary Heath Centre (PHC) following the death of a co-villager in the hospital on […]
Cuttack: Vehicular movement on the Banki-Baideswar main road was disrupted on Wednesday morning after locals staged a road block near Botalama by making a patient sleep in the middle of the road over alleged medical negligence. According to sources, one of the villagers had been admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack […]
Kalahandi: The family members of a Covid-19 infected patient alleged negligence on part of the District Headquarter Hospital, Kalahandi behind his death here on Saturday. Resentment brewed among the family members over the alleged fact that the transfer of the diabetic patient, who was being treated in the hospital, was delayed for four hours despite […]
Balasore: Tension ran high on premises of the district headquarters hospital in Balasore following the death of a newborn due to alleged medical negligence on Saturday. According to sources, the family members of the infant staged a dharna demanding action against the doctors and other officials.
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