Seven turned Blind after surgery at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital

Sarojini Devi Eye HospitalSeven patients lose eyesight after surgery in Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital in Hyderabad.

A total of 13 patients, who underwent cataract surgery last week at the Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital, developed postoperative complications.

13 patients blinded after an infected chemical was used during cataract surgery at Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital. A lot of 540 of these bottles has been seized by drug inspector from Hyderabad

Deputy Superintendent, Rajendra Gupta, said investigations revealed that the solution used on June 30 was contaminated.The solution was tested positive for klebsiella – A kind of Bacteria.

Police issued FIR after 13 patients complain vision problems following surgeries held at Sarojini Devi Government Eye Hospital .

Telangana Health minister C. Laxma Reddy held meeting with Sarojini Devi Eye hospital authorities after reports of botched up surgery and promises full assistance.