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“Do not Harass Harmless Medical doctors”: Rajasthan Physician’s Suicide Notice

The lady died on the hospital run by Dr Archana Sharma in Rajasthan’s Dausa.

New Delhi:

The suicide of a girl physician in Rajasthan after she was accused of homicide, has despatched shock waves throughout the state and triggered protests even in nationwide capital Delhi. Medical doctors have hit the streets, demanding motion in opposition to the state police, who filed a homicide case in opposition to Archana Sharma on foundation of complaints from the household of a affected person, who died within the personal hospital she owned.

The lady had died on Tuesday on account of haemorrhage shortly after giving delivery on the personal hospital in Rajasthan’s Dausa.

Later, her household held demonstrations exterior the hospital and left solely after the police filed a case of homicide in opposition to Dr Archana Sharma and her husband.

The police mentioned Archana Sharma was distraught by the demonstrations and the submitting of the First Info Report naming her.

The physician — who ran the hospital together with her husband — left behind a heartbreaking suicide observe, the place she asserted her innocence.

The affected person, she wrote, died of postpartum haemorrhage regardless of all efforts to save lots of her.  “Do not harass harmless docs,” was her large message, written in all-caps. Her dying, she added, will show her innocence.

Within the handwritten observe, she additionally requested the authorities to not harass her husband and two younger youngsters after her dying.

Dr Sunil Upadhyay, the distraught husband of Dr Archana Sharma, instructed IHNS: “There must be motion in opposition to the police. How did they file a case of Part 302 (homicide) in opposition to her? There must be a legislation to cease harassing docs and demanding cash from them. My spouse has died however what about different harmless docs?”

The incident has despatched shock waves by means of the medical neighborhood. The Indian Medical Affiliation of Rajasthan has known as for a 24-hour strike and Protest day within the state.

In Delhi, Resident docs of AIIMS have deliberate a symbolic protest, carrying black ribbons.

The Federation of Resident Medical doctors’ Affiliation has additionally condemned the incident and urged strict motion and demanded compensation for the physician’s household.

Promising motion within the case, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot tweeted: “The suicide incident of Dr Archana Sharma is deeply saddening. We think about docs as gods. To avoid wasting the lifetime of sufferers, each physician tries their finest, however in case of any mishappening, it’s not justified in charge the docs.”

The Chief Minister has assured {that a} thorough investigation is being carried out into the incident and applicable motion might be taken after the inquiry.



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