Baby swapped at hospital? DNA test to decide parents
| Thursday | 3rd January, 2019
The sample will be sent to Delhi for DNA test since it is not conducted anywhere in Madhya Pradesh ,” Dr Malakar told TOI.
The parents, however, left the hospital.
The doctors performed normal delivery and told him that his wife had given birth to a boy.
However, after an hour, the nurse informed the parents that it was a girl and handed over the newborn to them, health officials said.When Shahabuddin felt something suspicious, he checked the hospital register and saw that the doctors first wrote boy and then corrected it with girl.
INDORE: Health department will send DNA samples of a newborn girl for paternity test after her parents alleged that the health care centre in Betma, where the baby was delivered, replaced their boy with her.Health department officials recorded statement of parents, who alleged that they were blessed with a baby boy, who was replaced with a newborn girl by the health center staff on Dhar road, CMHO Pravin Jadia said.On September 13, 2018, Shahabuddin, resident of Sagor Kuti area, took his wife to public health centre for delivery.