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Rats nibble newborn baby's fingers in Rajasthan hospital

There was no light in the ward when the rats started gnawing at his fingers

IANS  |  Jaipur 

Rats nibble newborn baby's fingers in Rajasthan hospital

In a shocking incident, nibbled a four-day-old baby's fingers at a government-run in Banswara in

The incident occurred on Monday at MG Hospital, a doctor at the hospital, not willing to be named, told IANS on Tuesday. Banswara is over 500 km from state capital Jaipur.

A woman, Priyanka, gave to a baby boy four days ago. Around 5 am on Monday, the nibbled at the boy's fingers.

There was no light in the ward when the were nibbling the baby's fingers and the family members saw it only after the lights came on. They lodged a complaint with the authorities.

"A committee has been formed to look into the matter. The committee consists of and nursing staff," OP Upadhaya, Acting Principal Medical Officer (PMO) of the said.

First Published: Tue, June 13 2017. 13:59 IST
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