Kanjirapally: The Kanjirapally police have registered a case against a pregnant and disabled woman on the complaint of her relatives that she had died due to Kovid vaccination. Pala West Kanjirathungal R. Mahima Mathew (31), wife of Ranjith and daughter of Kanjirapally Anakkallu Thaiparambil Mathew (Mathukutty) died yesterday.
She was 7 weeks pregnant. The woman had been receiving the Kovid vaccine at the Marangattupilly Primary Health Center for the last six years. She returned to a private hospital on the 13th of this month with a headache and malaise. He was admitted to the hospital again on the 15th as his headache did not subside. When unconscious, he was transferred to a ventilator. Died last Friday night. Police said more information would be available only after obtaining the postmortem report and the results of the examination of the internal organs. The relatives have also lodged a complaint with the health minister.
Dr. Sonia Skaria, Medical Officer, Marangattupilly Primary Health Center, said that the woman came to receive the vaccine after booking online and was not informed that she was pregnant. There is no need to inquire whether she is pregnant. The Department of Health has recommended that the vaccine be given during pregnancy. The medical officer said that many pregnant women in Marangattupilly panchayath have been vaccinated.
English Summary: Pregnant lady dies