Body formed to probe woman’s death at JPMC

KARACHI: Secretary Health Sindh Saeed Ahmed Mangnego on Tuesday formed a committee to probe the death of a woman due to doctor’s alleged negligence in Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) the other day.

The committee was formed under the supervision of Dr Shereen Rehman, Head of Gynecology Department. Its members will probe the incident and will present a report to high-ups within a week.

Secretary health said strict departmental action will be taken against the doctor found guilty in this incident.

It was pertinent to mention here that a 30-year-old woman, Huma, and her newly born baby boy died due to doctor’s alleged negligence in Jinnah Hospital.