Kozhikode, September 28
A pregnant lady was allegedly denied well timed medical therapy at hospitals in north Kerala whereas she was in labour, ensuing within the lack of twin infants she was carrying.
Taking severe be aware of the incident, the state authorities on Monday ordered a high-level probe.
The 20-year outdated lady hailing from Kondotty in Malappuram district was taken to a few hospitals after she complained of labour ache within the wee hours on Saturday.
The hospitals allegedly denied her well timed therapy citing COVID-19 protocols.
Lastly, she was admitted to the Authorities Medical Faculty Hospital right here in a severe situation on Saturday night.
She misplaced her twin infants on Sunday whereas being handled on the hospital.
The girl, who continues to be in severe situation, is being handled on the intensive care unit of the Authorities Medical Faculty Hospital, sources mentioned.
Describing the incident as “very painful”, state Well being Minister KK Shailaja directed the Principal Secretary (Well being) to submit a report after conducting an inquiry.
The federal government additionally assured stringent motion in opposition to those that allegedly denied well timed therapy to the pregnant lady.PTI