Mother, new born die of doctor’s negligence


Two including mother and a new born died due to alleged negligence of lady doctor on Tuesday. A protest was held against the incident.

Police said that a woman was shifted to local hospital after labour pain in Francisabad locality of Gujranwala where she gave birth to a baby boy.

However, due to alleged negligence of the lady doctor and non-availability of proper medical facilities, both the mother and new born died.

The heirs of the deceased and dwellers of the area held protest demonstration against the incident and pelted stones at hospital after which the staffers escaped. They demanded of the authorities to take notice of the incident and direct strict action against those responsible for the criminal negligence.