Doctors Perform Surgery In Mobile Phone Flashlights

Keonjhar: The doctors in Keonjhar district headquarters hospital were forced to conduct a surgery in mobile phone flashlights as lights in the operation theatre went off.

The incident had occurred on Saturday evening hours. The surgery was being performed on a woman who had sustained deep wounds on neck and chest.

As lights suddenly went off, the doctors were left with little option but to carry ahead with the stitching of the operated parts with the help of flashlights of mobile phones.

The injured woman was later shifted to SCB Medical College & Hospital better treatment.The hospital had no power backup generator facility. The hospital authorities were not available for comments.