Imphal: Strongly condemning the alleged unnatural death of Phairembam (O) Panthoi Devi at Raj Medicity in Imphal after giving birthday at the hospital, the JAC on Wednesday staged a sit-in protest at the community hall of Social Welfare Club, Nganappi Thong in Imphal West on Wednesday.
Recalled may be that Manipur Police Constable posted at Lamphel Police Station Phairembam (O) Panthoi Devi (38) of Khagempali Nganappi Thong died due to alleged negligence of doctors after she delivered a baby boy at Raj Medicity on Tuesday afternoon.
Speaking to media persons on the sideline of the sit-in, sister in-law of Panthoi blamed the hospital authority and the consultant Gynecologist Doctor L. Sukumar Singh for Panthoi’s death.
She appealed to the relevant authorities to ban Dr. L. Sukumar from further practicing his profession.
The JAC also urged the authorities of Raj Medicity to look into the matter and demanded compensation for Panthoi’s three surviving children by the consultant doctor and Raj Medicity.
The JAC will not claim Panthoi’s body until the matter is resolved and their demands are fulfilled and warned of intense agitations if their demands are not fulfilled by Thursday 10 am.
The protestors put up and holds various placards strongly condemning the incident.