More than a foot long wood log, that pierced and stuck into the abdomen of 30-year-old Shankar Meena (inset) from Pratapgarh, was successfully removed today by the team of doctors from MB Hospital after a critical operation which took more than 5 hours. Meena’s condition is stable and out of danger now.
THIS POST HAS GRAPHIC CONTENT!
Shankar, resident of piplikunth village, got severely injured when he met with the nearly fatal incident yesterday while chopping tree branches.
He suddenly fell on a vertically erected wood log attached with the branch. The log penetrated inside his abdomen and stuck inside. He was then rushed to a nearby government hospital at Pratapgarh from where he was referred to MB Hospital in a grave condition.The operation, which started at 12 midnight by the team of surgeons led by Dr. S.P Gupta, continued till 5 in the morning.