MHRC issues notice to CS; orders probe into death of pregnant woman at Dangar PHC


The Meghalaya Human Rights Commission (MHRC) has issued notice to Chief Secretary MS Rao to cause an enquiry to be conducted into the recent death of a young pregnant woman at the primary health centre (PHC) at Dangar village in East Khasi Hills district.

A statement issued by the Secretary of the MHRC on Wednesday informed that the Commission has taken cognizance of the case filed by the Meghalaya Pradesh Mahila Congress (MPMC) state president on the matter.

The MPMC has alleged gross negligence and careless attitude of the doctor and the nurses on duty leading to the tragic death of one Muny R Marak (28) in Dangar PHC.