Family win fight for inquest into new mother's death at Sligo hospital in 2010

A preliminary hearing into the death of Dhara Kivlehan is due to take place at the courthouse in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, tomorrow morning.

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor @susmitchellsbp
29th June, 2014
Dhara Kivlehan and her husband Michael.

The heartbroken family of an Indian woman who died eight days after she became seriously ill at Sligo General Hospital will finally get the inquest they have fought for since she died in 2010.

A preliminary hearing into the death of Dhara Kivlehan is due to take place at the courthouse in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, tomorrow morning.

It is likely to generate much media attention as the case has parallels with the death of pregnant Indian...

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