The Pre – conception and pre-Natal diagonostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Committee on Wednesday took stern action against city’s Alexis Hospital at Mankapur for violating the Prenatal sex determination Act 1994 (PCPNDT).
The committee seized a total of seven machines including sonography, echo from the hospital during the inspection. Further action will be taken after checking the seized records.
The issue was brought up at a meeting of the PCPNDT committee. Committee members discussed it with the complainant and with the management of the hospital. The committee members took note of this serious error and decided to confiscate all the sonography machines and records of the hospitals.
The hospital’s record book along with the machine was also seized in the operation. The committee members have received adequate support through the management of the hospital concerned.