Rourkela: Tension gripped Rourkela Government Hospital in Odisha’s Sundargarh district today after the death of a pregnant woman and her unborn baby at the medical.
According to reports, Bhama Kisan, the deceased pregnant woman of Church Basti here, was admitted to the hospital by her husband Harish Patra last night around 11.30 pm after she complained of labour pain.
Moments later, the woman and the baby were declared dead by the doctors. As the news spread, irate locals gathered at the hospital and created ruckus alleging negligence in treatment as the reason behind the deaths.
They also demanded suspension of the concerned doctor and high-level probe into the matter. Policemen have been deployed on the hospital premises in order to avoid any untoward incident.