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A 24-year-old unmarried female lecturer was brought from Primary Health Center, Hinganghat by Hinganghat police to Nagpur based Orange City Hospital & Research Institute- a unit of Ravi Nair Hospitals Private Limited as per desire of her relatives on 03.02.2020 around 9.15 am with history of being burnt alive in front of her academic Institution on 03.02.2020 at around 7.15 am. MLC was informed to PS Bajaj Nagar. She had Deep Burn injuries over Scalp, face, Right Upper Limb, Left hand, Upper Back, Full Neck, Ocular involvement with severe Inhalational Injury. She underwent Tracheostomy, Burn dressings, Debridement’s and escharectomies. Her Provisional Diagnosis is 35-40% Grade III Deep Dermal Burns with Respiratory Distress with Inhalational Injury with Related Complications.

She is admitted in OCHRI CCU under care of Dr. Darshan Rewanwar- Burns & Plastic Surgeon backed by Dr. Rajesh Atal- Critical Care Physician, Dr. Sidharth Saoji- ENT Surgeon, Dr. Abhay Agashe- Ophthalmologist and Dr. Ninad Gawande- Medico-legal Specialist. 24×7 stationed intensivist cover is provided by Dr. Roshan Jawlekar, Dr. Akshay Burlawar, Dr. Sheetal Chauhan and Dr. Ritesh Sawadh- Intensivists, along with assistance of Dr. Kavita Dhurvey, SMO Incharge- Surgery.  Dr. Smita Harkare, Dr. Neeta Deshpande & Dr. Anita Pande are the Anesthetists. Sr. Nilima Turankar- WSS is leading the team of Nursing & Paramedical personnel for her care.

Visitors till date:

Shri. Sameer Kunnawar, Hinganghat MLA

Shri.Sunil Kedar, Wardha Guardian Minister

Shri.Anil Deshmukh, Maharashtra Home Minister

Dr. Sunil Keswani, Director of National Burns Institute, Mumbai

Dr. Sanjeev Kumar, IAS- Nagpur Divisional Commissioner

 Shri.Vivek Bhimanwar, IAS, Wardha District Collector

Dr. Bhushan Kumar Upadhyay, IPS, Nagpur Police Commissioner

Dr. Sanjeev Jaiswal – Nagpur division Deputy Director Health Services

Shri. Sanjay Bhargava, Bajaj Foundation Wardha

Shri.Prakash Gajbhiye, MLC

Shri.K.M. Prasanna, IPS, IG of Police, Nagpur Range

Smt. Aparna Kolhe, Nagpur District Women’s & Child Development Officer

Smt. Rupali Chakankar- Women State President, NCP

Shri.Bacchu Kadu, Maharashtra Minister

Smt.Vidya Chauhan, MLA

Shri.Narayan Nikam, Social Activist, Wardha

Shri.Chandrabhang Khandait, Hinganghat SDO and Shri.Parmeshwar Agase, PSI, Hinganghat police station are stationed by state government on round the clock basis in hospital.

State Government has ensured that an advance amount of Rs.4 lacs was electronically transferred to hospital to defray the treatment expenses by CMRF yesterday.  Shri.Vivek Masal, DCP and Shri.Ravindra Kshirsagar, PI Incharge Bajaj Nagar are looking after the lodging and boarding of parents as per directives of Home Minister.

As reaffirmed by Dr. Sunil Keswani, initial 7 days are very critical for her. Two session of session of Debridement, Burn Dressings and Both upper limb multiple fasciotomy has been done. No setbacks have occurred till now. Although her condition remains critical, she is maintaining her vitals with 5 liters of Oxygen. Her urine output has improved. She is responding to commands. Her condition does remains critical. The treating specialists are keeping an eye on anticipated complications like Infection and respiratory deterioration.

 Dr. Noorul Ameen- OCHRI Medical [email protected] is the nominated nodal Officer Incharge coordinating the itinerary of visitors and issual of regular medical bulletins in OCHRI Jaivik Hall at 11am and 5pm on daily basis. This was stated by Dr. Anup Marar- OCHRI Director who has requested that well-wishers should restrict their visits in interest of patient to safeguard her from infections.