Mayurbhanj: Tension ran high at Karanjia Sub-Divisional hospital in Mayurbhanj district today following the death of a woman allegedly due to medical negligence.
According to sources, the woman’s family had admitted her at the hospital’s Ward No.5 two days ago after she complained of illness. However, the doctors present at the hospital ignored her and stated her condition to be stable following which she was discharged.
The woman was again admitted to the same hospital today as her health condition deteriorated further. But, she died a few moments later due to negligence on the part of doctors.
The situation turned ugly after relatives of the deceased, in a fit of rage, created a ruckus at the hospital. They also allegedly misbehaved with a doctor holding them responsible for the death, sources added.