Snakebite Victim Recovering After Successful Surgery At SCB MCH

Nabarangpur: A two-year-old girl who was bitten by a cobra in her village, Balijhar, here has undergone successful surgery of her right hand at SCB Medical College and Hospital.

The girl, Manjula Nag is now recovering well. She was undergo a plastic surgery followed by physiotherapy after which the right hand will be significantly functional, said doctors at SCB.

The girl’s affected hand is now working with around 25 percent efficiency, and she will be discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, SCB authorities said.

Bibhuti Bhusan Nayak, HoD, Plastic Surgery Dept., SCB MCH