VEHARI: As many as seven newborn babies died due to lack of oxygen supply in incubating facility of a government-run hospital in Punjab’s Vehari town, Aaj News reported.
According to the reports, the babies died due to lack of oxygen facility. Parents of the children staged protest in the civil hospital against apparent negligence of hospital administration.
However, the hospital authorities have no words to say to the parents on the deaths of infants.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif took notice of the deaths and sought a report from Secretary Health.
It is pertinent to mention here that Vehari is a small town about 100 km from Multan city and is the headquarters of Vehari district in the Punjab.