UP CM suspends CMS and Padiatrics department head of S N Medical college hospital Agra

UP CM suspends CMS and Padiatrics department head of S N Medical college hospital Agra

images (8)Lucknow, Aug 12-Taking serious note over the death of three infants at the SN Medical college hospital in Agra, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav today suspended the Chief Medical Superintendent (CMS) and head of the Pediatrics department with immediate effect. The CM has suspended the CMS Dr Himanshu Yadav and Pediatrics department head Dr Rajeshwar Dayal besides has removed Principal of the S N Medical Dr A K Agarwal and Dr SK Garg has been made the new principal. Official spokesperson here said the action was taken following a probe report ordered by the CM yesterday on the incident. Yesterday, three children died of heat and suffocation in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the S.N. Medical College and Hospital following a power cut for many hours. The parents said the ventilators stopped working following the power cut. They alleged that the hospital has generator facility but the staff did not turn it on. For nearly eight hours, there was no light in the emergency ward. Parents, doctors and other staff came out in the open while the patients suffered.

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