At least ten people have lost their eyesight after allegedly receiving botched cataract surgeries from a private hospital of Indore. The incident has prompted the state government to launch a probe and cancel the medical facility's license. ‘Indore Eye Hospital’ reportedly performed thirteen cataract surgeries, out of which ten, gradually lost sight in the eye that was operated upon. The operation theatres have been sealed by the health department and swab samples are being taken to ascertain the nature of the post-operative infection.
Published On: Aug 17, 2019