22yr old mother dies post-delivery in G.B. Pant hospital, family alleges medical negligence

26 November, 2016

Yet another woman had died  in G.B.Pant Hospital after delivering twin healthy babies here this  morning.
According to hospital  sources, caesarian operation was conducted uponMrs. Anjali, 22, wife of Mohd. Samsudin, resident of  Garacharma at 7 p.m. on November 25, and she  delivered twin healthy babies. But soon after the operation, there was no control in the blood flow, may be due to coagulation failure. Since there  was continuous blood flow, she  was
again operated at 10 p.m. Till then the patient was in metabolic derangement. Around 12 midnight   it was observed that blood had filled  her stomach compelling the  doctors to do
hysterectomy and remove the patient’s uterus. After that the patient was a  bit stable. Around 5 am she was again deranged. She was declared dead at 10 am on today.
The family members of the deceased have  demanded an enquiry alleging medical negligence. The Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman, Mr. Udit Prakash Rai told this correpondent from New Delhi that  the post mortem will be conducted tomorrow morning and the enquiry, if any, will be considered only after receving the report from a specialmedical team constituted for the purpose.