7 People in Varanasi Lose Eye Sight After Getting 'Infected' Injection

by Dr. Trupti Shirole on  February 1, 2016 at 9:00 PM Indian Health News
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At least seven eye patients reported problem in their eye sight after alleged use of infected injection by doctor at the Ophthalmology department at Sir Sunderlal Hospital in Varanasi.
 7 People in Varanasi Lose Eye Sight After Getting 'Infected' Injection
7 People in Varanasi Lose Eye Sight After Getting 'Infected' Injection

Sanjeev Mishra, SHO Lanka Police Station, said, "The seven patients had consulted Dr. O.P.S. Maurya on January 28, 2016, he asked them to buy an injection collectively for Rs. 23,500. Five of the victims have given a joint complaint, they lost sight in one eye next day."

These sufferers reached Lanka police station to lodge an FIR against the Benaras Hindu University professor Dr. O.P. Singh Maurya, who gave injection to them. Further details are awaited.

Source: ANI

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