Savita miscarriage death inquest

The widower of an Indian dentist who died after suffering a miscarriage after pleading for an abortion in an Irish hospital said he was confident the inquest into her death would establish the truth of what happened.

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Widower confident inquest will get to the truth

Praveen Halappanavar outside Galway Coroners court in Ireland this morning. Credit: Niall Parson/PA Wire

The widower of an Indian dentist who died after suffering a miscarriage said he was confident the inquest into her death would establish the truth of what happened.

Arriving for the first day of evidence, Praveen Halappanavar said:

"We have faith in the inquest, so hopefully we will get the answers. The big question is why was Savita treated the way she was not supposed to be? We just want to know why she died."

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