Manikkam Tagore, responsible for TPCC, claimed responsibility for the Ibrahimpatnam incident and requested the resignation of Minister Harish Rao. Health Minister resigned after pregnant Indian tourist died in Portugal Will Health Minister Harish Rao take responsibility for this incident and resign?” he tweeted.
Governor Tamilisai Soundarajan expressed his anger over this incident. The governor advised the government to stay with the families of victims who died after the surgery. He ordered that women undergoing treatment be provided with better medical care. Tamilisai announced that women treated in hospitals will be visited as soon as possible if the operation goes wrong.
Family planning operations were held on the 25th of this month at the Rangareddy County Ibrahimpatnam Public Hospital. However, the surgery failed and four women died. The rest are being treated at Nimes and Apollo Hospitals. Following this incident, Vaidya Vidhana Parishad temporarily suspended family planning operations in the province.