Inquiry into childbirth on pavement

31 July, 2014

The state government has taken serious note of the medical negligence on the part of the Zenana Hospital staff leading to a woman giving birth to a premature baby on the pavement outside the hospital premises. Minister of state for health Rajkumar Sharma has reportedly ordered an inquiry into the incident. Saying that the incident was disgraceful, the minister has promised action against the hospital if it was found at fault.