May 2, 2012
Circumcision goes awry, two boys dieTwo boys died in Bodhan town in the district late on Monday night due to over bleeding. A rural medical practitioner performed circumcision on the boys five days ago, which led to uncontrolled bleeding.
The deceased were identified as Arif, 4, and Azhar, ,3 of Rakasipet in Bodhan.
It is believed that the negligence of RMP led to the death of children. According to sources, parents got the two children circumcised five days ago at Masjid Colony in Rakasipet area.
After the surgery, the boys had suffered bleeding, but the RMP advised them not to worry and it could be cured with medicines.
But, Arif and Azhar, breathed their last on Monday.