Assam Woman

Girl Undergoes C-Part 3 Months Earlier than Due Date, Then Stitched Again Up

A gynaecologist in an Assam authorities hospital has been accused of performing a caesarean part process, or C-section, on a pregnant lady three and half months earlier than her due date, after which stitching the incision after realising that the foetus was untimely.

Authorities of Karimganj Civil Hospital, the place the incident befell, on Sunday stated an inquiry was being performed to establish the information.

The physician had allegedly tried to hush up the matter and requested the expectant lady’s household to not talk about it with anybody, however her relations and neighbours got here to know of it when the affected person’s well being worsened after she was discharged from the hospital.

“We’ve acquired a report of such an incident. We’re conducting an inquiry to establish the information. Any motion in opposition to the physician or anybody else, if discovered to be erring, will likely be taken relying on the inquiry report,” the hospital authorities stated.

An 11-member committee has been fashioned to look into the matter and the preliminary report has been submitted on Friday, they stated.

“We’ve forwarded the preliminary report back to the Well being Division in Guwahati. We’re awaiting submission of the complete report,” they stated.