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.
Cuttack: Issues like unreliability, absence of doctors and lack of infrastructure gripping primary hospitals continue to expose the chinks in the shoddy healthcare system of the State. Just days before the launch of Mo Sarkar initiative by the State government to make the healthcare sector more people-friendly and accountable, a newborn died during delivery outside a hospital in Cuttack […]
Bhadrak: Tension erupted at the Chandbali Community Health Centre (CHC) of Bhadrak district today after a newborn died allegedly due to lack of oxygen. The family members of the deceased staged a dharna on the premises of the health centre demanding compensation. As per the complaint, one Bimala Dash of Bhuinbruti Nuagaon was admitted to […]
Kalyansinghpur: In yet another incident of gross failure of Janani Suraksha Yojana, a newborn girl died just after birth as her mother delivered on the way to hospital after ambulance failed to reach her due to lack of road connectivity to her village Pakheru in Rayagada district. Soon after the delivery, the condition of the […]