Azerbaijan initiates criminal case over death of newborn child of a Nigerian citizen in hospital

Azerbaijan initiates criminal case over death of newborn child of a Nigerian citizen in hospital
# 15 December 2023 16:31 (UTC +04:00)

The fact of the death of a newborn has led to the initiation of a criminal case, APA reports.

On August 5 of this year, the district prosecutor's office investigated the death of a newborn child of Osabuohien Glory Abies, a citizen of the Republic of Nigeria, in the maternity hospital of the Sabirabad Regional Perinatal Center.

As a result of the failure of the doctors of the mentioned hospital to correctly determine the condition of the fetus during childbirth, the improper selection of the method of completion of the birth process in accordance with the diagnosis, as well as the improper assessment of the real condition of the newborn and the failure to provide the necessary medical assistance in full, the child died a day after birth. suspicions have been identified.

In connection with the fact, a criminal case has been initiated in the Sabirabad district prosecutor's office under Article 314.2 of the Criminal Code (when negligence causes the death of the victim).

The investigation is currently ongoing.

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