Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has reportedly transferred L G Hospital superintendent Dr Yogendra Modi and head of the ophthalmology department, Dr Beena Desai. While Dr Modi has been replaced by Dr R C Shah, Dr Amit Patel has replaced Dr Desai.
Four patients had lost their vision in March after they had undergone a cataract surgery at the hospital.
The first inquiry committee set up by the hospital blamed bacterial infection for the blinding. However, another enquiry report lab tests claimed that the disinfectant solution in which surgical instruments had been kept was itself infected, reports ToI.