PESHAWAR - Relatives of woman, who lost her newborn baby during delivery due to alleged negligence of doctors at the Khyber Teaching Hospital (KTH), on Wednesday held a protest demonstration and demanded the government to provide them justice by taking action against the responsible people for their negligence.

The protesting people kept the dead body of the child on main Saddar road in front of press club. The protestors informed the media that on Tuesday evening a women Islam Bibi wife of Habib Khan was brought in a delivery case to KTH, where despite lapse of about three hours doctors did not carry even the check-up of the patient.

The hospital staff was demanding the National Identity Card of the husband of Islam Bibi, whereas Habib Khan husband of the patient, resident of district Charsaddar, was also not present on the occasion.

They said that the patient was then shifted to LRH for treatment where the doctors told them that the newborn baby could not survive due to delay in delivery operation.    

They demanded of Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and authority concerned of health department to take notice of the alleged negligence of doctors in KTH and provide them justice.