Navigation Links
Childbirth On Road Drew Public Attention In West Bengal

The plight of a poor woman in West Bengal, who gave birth to a baby in a public street after a government hospital doctor released her, raised public outcry and a call for probes here Tuesday. //

Bengali news channel Star Ananda Tuesday beamed images of Basanti Mal of Nijhuri village in Birbhum district, about 180 km from here, lying on a road with her newborn baby after she was forced to leave a hospital in Siuri town.

The district magistrate of Birbhum has ordered a probe into the incident.

Basanti, wife of a daily wage labourer, was admitted Sunday evening in the hospital and was in pain but allegedly not attended upon by either doctor or nurse.

The doctor, Debasish Debangshi, asked the heavily pregnant woman to get a scan report from his private clinic. After Basanti left the hospital for the private clinic Monday morning, she underwent labour pains and delivered on the road at 8.30 a.m.

Luckily, another doctor of the same hospital, Subrata Sarkar, who was passing by came forward to assist the woman.

West Bengal's health department has sought a report of the incident. The state human rights commission was also informed.

According to reports, both the mother - who has been readmitted to the Siuri hospital - and the child are keeping well.

Edited IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Strong Pelvic Muscles Found To Facilitate Childbirth
2. Urinary Stress Incontinence Not Related To Childbirth
3. Do Women Die In Childbirth Because It Is More Preferable?
4. Lower Back Tattoos Can Lead To Problems During Childbirth
5. Female Genital Mutilation May Lead To Difficult Childbirth:Rep
6. Childbirth Does Not Affect Womans Sexual Function
7. Haryana’s Novel Initiative have Increased Institutional Childbirth
8. Link Between Childbirth and Stress Incontinence Established
9. Rajasthan Launches Programs to Overcome Misconceptions About Childbirth
10. WHO To Support Public Health Threats
11. Public Defibrillators Found To Improve Survival Rate
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Calvary Hospital recently hosted a ... Hospice (DGH), a 10-bed unit located at Mary, Manning Walsh Home (MMW) in Manhattan. ... performs at DGH for half an hour, once a week. The music brings a ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Sandbox, one of ... to serve in the newly created position of executive vice president, chief creative ... efforts in the Chicago and LA offices. He reports to Nancy Finigan, president ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... has announced today the launch of its Associates and Bachelor's degrees in Health ... of The Rockefeller University, Dr. Torsten N. Wiesel; Chairman and CEO of Fortune ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... , ... May 03, 2016 , ... Each year, about ... cause of death across the United States and account for one death every four ... impairments or are permanently disabled. HCR ManorCare is launching a video series called “Your ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ON (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... recognized as one of Canada’s top Information and Communication Technology (ICT) companies in ... Canadian and Multinational ICT companies operating in Canada, as ranked by revenue. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/3/2016)... from Sino-German High-Tech Fund to further expand product development, strengthen its disease modeling capabilities and increase market presence. ... ... ... ... Sino-German High-Tech ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... , May 3, 2016   BIOTRONIK , ... today announced Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval ... that provides heart failure patients with access to ... also have remote monitoring with daily automatic transmission ... heart rate in response to physiological demands. ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... , May 3, 2016   Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO) announced today that it is ... a video of two patients who tell their personal story and encourage those at risk ... Meet Jacque: Hepatitis C ... ... Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy (PRNewsFoto/Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc.) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: