Telangana Samples from infected batch of bottles taken for test
Officers from the state of Telangana, the state Drugs Control Administration on Friday took samples of saline bottles manufactured by well-known firm Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd and to test for contamination after an insect was found in a saline bottle at Gandhi Hospital, here the sample was taken from the batch to which the infected bottle fitted.
DCA also took samples of other intravenous fluids such as dextrose that were also being used in the same ward as the contaminated saline bottle and DCA officials said tests will be conducted on a priority basis but it will still take around 20 days to file a report, as per the report, It may be recalled that an insect and fungus were found in the saline solution being administered to 6 year old Sai Prabha lika as source said.
Supervisor of Gandhi Hospital Doctor Venkateswara Reddy said that an internal inquiry has been launched and the report will be out in two or three days and No police case has been registered so far, as per the report it say’s, while internal inquiry report is yet to be out the preliminary findings suggest that the insect may have entered the saline bottle by mistake or due to purposeful meddling with the bottle by Bhikshapati father of Sai Prabhalika who had snatched it away as said.
As happened on Friday when the saline was being directed here the 6 years old girl started shivering and seeing this Bhikshapati snatched the saline bottle and went away and the bottle was with him for close to 3 hours and the findings also say that the saline bottle was checked and found to be clear before it was administered, as said
As source sy’s Gandhi Hospital deputy superintendent Masood said on Friday that six year old Sai Prabhalika was in a stable complaint and though she was still in the ICU due to chronic disease.