Premarital relations: Hyderabad student dies after illegal abortion

Hyderabad: An engineering student of Vanasthalipuram died after alleged negligence of doctor after she undertook illegal abortion at a private nursing home in the city.

The 19-year-old girl was pregnant with her boy friend. Girl’s father Mahesh Kalluri lodged a police complaint. Doctor Girija Rani and the girl’s boyfriend Madhu S, 21, have been taken into custody.

As reported by TOI, the girl had visited the Anusha Maternity Hospital and Nursing Home, Vanasthalipuram, on August 5 with her boyfriend, for an abortion in her seventh month of pregnancy.

According to police sources the girl was administered a pill on admission, following which the foetus was aborted. The girl, however, experienced heavy bleeding and fell unconscious. On the advice of doctor, her boyfriend shifted her to another hospital where she was declared brought dead.