naubasta: Woman Dies During Treatment, Kin Create Ruckus | Kanpur News

Kanpur: Family members of a woman patient hailing from Kannauj created ruckus after she died during treatment at a private nursing home in Naubasta area of the city on Friday. They accused the doctors and staff of the nursing home of negligence in treatment.
On the complaint of family members, police have filed an FIR against the nursing home operator and the doctor concerned for culpable homicide not amounting to murder.
Pintu, a resident of Chhibramau Kandeli village of Kannauj is a vegetable vendor who lives with his wife Asha Devi and two children. He said on January 9, following an acute pain in the stomach of the wife, he got her admitted to a private nursing home in Chhibramau. When her condition worsened, the doctors then referred her to a nursing home in Naubasta on Wednesday where the doctors told the family members that she had stones for which required surgery.
The doctors told the family members that due to the presence of stones, infection had spread in the patient’s intestines and pus formed in the stomach and that operation was the only solution to overcome the problem.
On getting approval from the family, the doctors operated on her on Thursday night. A sudden pain again started in her stomach on Thursday night, said a family member.
Even after making several attempts, neither the doctor picked up the phone nor the nursing home operator came to attend due to which Asha Devi died on Friday morning, alleged the family members. Inspector Naubasta police station Amit Kumar Bhadana said on the complaint of Pintu, the husband of the deceased, a report of culpable homicide has been registered against the hospital operator and the doctor, and investigations are underway. tnn

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