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Pregnant woman dies for allegedly climbing stair in Sherpur hospital

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 30th August, 2021 07:53:59 PM
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A pregnant woman died after climbing stairs of  Sherpur Sadar Hospital on Sunday as two lifts of the hospital are out of work.

The deceased was identified as Rozina, wife of Salam of  Nishchintopur village under Nonni union at Nalitabari Upazila in the Sherpur.

Rozina was admitted to 250-bed General Hospital in Sherpur. She also tested positive for coronavirous.

Relatives claimed that the seven-month pregnant woman was admitted to Gynecology ward located at the fifth floor in the hospital. Rozina had to go to the fifth floor through stair. Shortly after that, she came to ground floor for Ultrasonogram and blood test.

After completing test, Rozina again climed to the fifth floor. The next day, she again came to ground floor for giving sample for coronavirus test and felt sick. Finally, she died at 12 pm.

However, doctors rejected the claim. They said Rozina died from breathing problem as she tested positive for coronavirous.