Mother, newborn die from wrong treatment13 June 2021
Rajshahi Correspondent :
A mother and her newborn baby allegedly died from wrong treatment at a private clinic in Rajshahi city on Friday night.
The deceased were identified as the Sukhi Khatun, wife of Swapan Islam, and her newborn son.
Swapan said his wife Sukhi Khatun was admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) on Thursday afternoon with labour pain.
Later, the brokers of the Micropath Clinic, Diagnostic Center And Consultation Center took the his wife to the clinic from RMCH at Laxmipur, he added.
On Friday evening, physician Sharmin Sultana performed a caesarean section on Sukhi. After the operation, Sukhi died of excessive bleeding and later, the newborn baby also died.
After such incident, the physicians, nurses and owner Jabed Hossain went into hiding.
The manager of the clinic put pressure on Swapan to cover up the incident.
Contacted, the phone of the physician was found switched off.
Rajpara Police Station OC Majharul Islam said no formal complaint was received in this regard.
Legal action would be taken following filing of complaint, the OC added.