Ujire: July 16, 2015: A six-year old boy fell from the JCB injuring his hand and died after the surgery for the fracture in his hand. The incident came to light on Wednesday evening .
The deceased is identified as Kavan (6), son of Rajesh from Belthangady. The parents of the boy alleged that the boy died due to the doctors’ negligence.
It is said that on Tuesday, Kavan fell from JCB and had injured his hand. He was taken to a Private Hospital in Ujire for treatment. The doctor’s said he had a fracture in his hand and has to undergo an operation .
The parents agreed to the doctor’s suggestion, but after the operation the doctor said the boy is having a heart problem and has asked them to immediately shift him to Wenlock Hospital at Mangaluru for further treatment. Unfortunately, the boy breathed his last on the way to Wenlock Hospital.
The boy’s parents expressed their anger against the Private Hospital in Ujire for the medical negligence. A case has been registered by Kavan’s father in Belthangady Police station.
Kavan’s body was kept in the mortuary of Wenlock Hospital on Wednesday night.