Mysuru: Stillborn Found in Hospital Lavatory, Puts Couple in Trouble

Mysuru: A still born human foetus was found in the lavatory of a government hospital on January 19.

According to sources, A Group D staff found the foetus in the lavatory of Cheluvamba Hospital’s labour-ward. The verification of birth and death records led to one Murthy’s wife, who had delivered a stillborn a few days back.

Hospital resident medical officer, Manjunath lodged a police complaint and named the couple. The police zeroed in on Murthy and questioned him. Murthy had taken the body of his stillborn child to his village in Krishnapur and had buried it there. The police however didn’t buy his version. This lead to the body being exhumed and produced before the police, after which Murthy was cleared of the charges.

In the past two days, the hospital had reported six stillborn deliveries of one girl and five boys. Further investigation is underway.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here