Canning: Chaos erupted at South 24 Parganas’ Canning area over the death of a
patient due to alleged negligence in treatment by the Canning sub-divisional
The deceased Bapan Sardar (25) was the resident of Goudaha Srikrishnapur. The
relatives started protesting in the hospital premises.
Bapan was seriously injured in a bike accident on Tuesday night at Canning-Baruipur
road. After the accident, the locals rescued and rished Bapan to the local
Ghutiyari Sharif block primary hospital. He received primary treatment there after
which he was transferred to the Canning sub-divisional hospital.
According to Bapan’s family, he was in almost good condition after the accident. He
walked to the hospital himself. But after admitting him to the Canning sub-
divisional hospital, he started having acute pain in his stomach. The families
alleged that despite informing the doctor on duty several times, he did not pay
attention. After this Bapan’s condition turned serious. Then, following orders of
that doctors, two injections were given. Soon after the injections were given,
Bapan allegedly died.