MP bans doctor from conducting operations

Last Updated: Monday, January 11, 2010 - 23:18

Shajapur: Madhya Pradesh government
has banned a Gynaecologist here from conducting surgeries till
further orders following death of a woman operated by him for
sterilisation.

Dr V V Jain posted at Aagar Government Hospital in the
district has been barred from carrying surgeries till further
orders as a 28-year-old Kali Bai, whose Family Planning
operation was performed by him on January 7 during a camp at
Badod, succumbed to over-bleeding on January nine, Joint
Director (Health), Ujjain Division, Dr Pushpa Gupta said.

Soon after her condition deteriorated during the
surgery, doctors referred Kali, a resident of Bijanagri
village in the district, to Ujjain where she died during
treatment, Gupta said.

A high-level inquiry would be conducted into the
matter, she added.

The joint director said a ban has been imposed on Dr
Jain to perform any surgical operations till the completion of
the inquiry.

- PTI




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