Probe into mass Caesarean birth

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Inquiries were ordered ... into allegations that gynaecologists ... had conducted several Caesarean operations without waiting for the actual delivery date, so that the doctors could proceed on leave.

... patients [alleged] that 21 Caesarean operations were conducted in a span of two days, on Wednesday and Thursday, so that four gynaecologists could proceed on leave from Friday to Sunday.

... The Director of Health Services ... has initiated a probe into the issue ...