Man shoots doctor after wife dies giving birth

INDIA - The husband of a woman who died while giving birth at a nursing home in Meerut, north India, shot her doctor, reported Makkal Osai.

Babuddin, 32, from Muralipur village, had blamed his wife's death on the negligence of the woman doctor. Police said after performing the last rites for his wife on Saturday, Babuddin went to the nursing home and shot Dr Munesh Tomar.

The bullet hit Dr Munesh's hand. Upon hearing the commotion, staff at the home cornered Babuddin and beat him up.

Both the doctor and Babuddin lodged police reports and were admitted into different hospitals.