Jharsuguda : Health and Family Minister Naba Das, on Sunday ordered an inquiry into alleged Medical negligence reported at Old Jharsuguda District Head Quarter Hospital.

As alleged by the family members of a patient, On 15th July at 10.30 pm, one 28-year-old woman of Mangal Bazaar, who suddenly complain of respiratory problem and was taken to Old DHH for treatment but they alleged that doctors didn’t respond properly and due to negligence of the doctors, the 28-year-old woman lost her life before even she was shifted to the New DHH, Jharsuguda.

The family members have urged to immediately take action against the culprits responsible for this. Even this copy had been posted on the Twitter account of Health Minister.

Responding to the plea of the deceased family, Health & Family Minister Naba Dashas directed Jharsuguda Chief District Medical Officer to conduct an enquiry into the incident and submit a report within 48 hours for further action.

Another incident has been again reported on 17th July, where a girl had complained that she also faced a breathing problem and she had to visit Jharsuguda DHH where she alleged that she was given saline and oxygen on a Chair.

Health Minister have also ordered Jharsuguda CDMO to inquire and submit a report within 72 hours.