Doctor booked on non-bailable charges
Shimla: Fixing criminal liability and negligence on government medical practitioners, Shimla police has booked a surgeon after a caesarian died few hours after birth at Zonal Hospital, Khanri, near Rampur on Monday.
Dr Dinesh Sharma was booked under Section 304A of IPC, accusing him of negligence in delivering proper medical care to the newborn. Police source said that the baby was delivered after surgery done by Dr Dinesh Sharma on Monday, but his condition became critical after the doctor left.
Parents of the baby later complaint at Rampur Police station where a case was registered against the medical practitioner fixing criminal liability on him. So far the doctor has not been arrested and police are pursuing the matter.