Bullet lodged in man’s neck removed
A bullet lodged in the root of a 60-year-old man’s neck was successfully removed at SPS Apollo Hospital recently. Baldev Krishan, of Dhanvan village, Sangrur, was hit by a stray bullet while working in his fields on October 21.
A bullet lodged in the root of a 60-year-old man’s neck was successfully removed at SPS Apollo Hospital recently.
Baldev Krishan, of Dhanvan village, Sangrur, was hit by a stray bullet while working in his fields on October 21. The bullet entered from the right side of the neck and got stuck in the neck’s root close to apex of the lung and cervical vertebra. Dr Narinder Verma, head of department of ENT, successfully removed the bullet by exploring the neck under general anaesthesia. Patient recovered smoothly and was discharged in satisfactory condition after three days.
Dr Verma said, “Patient was simply lucky, as little further push of the bullet in the neck would have caused devastating consequences.” He added that delay in removal of the bullet could have caused further complications.”
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Tension gripped a village in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur district after a statue of Dr BR Ambedkar installed at a primary school there was found desecrated on Friday. According to police officials, the statue was installed at the primary school in Rikhipurva village of Piprahuri Majra under Hargaon police station limits of Sitapur district. They said the head of the statue was damaged while the remaining statue was left installed.
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