Fifteen Indians blinded after surgery with suspected infected tools

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Fifteen Indians lost their sight after a doctor used suspected infected equipment to remove cataracts at a free eye surgery camp, the latest incident to highlight the dangers of shoddy medical treatment in the country.A criminal investigation has been launched against the non-governmental organization and the doctors who carried out the operations, mainly on elderly women, without consulting health authorities.The government is trying to check the condition of 45 other pati

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From:: Reuters – World