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Doctor struck off medical register for lying after misdiagnosis of little girl from Oldham

Doctor Harsha Rajana Credit: ITV News

A doctor has been struck off the medical register for lying after he misdiagnosed a six-year-old girl who then died of meningitis.

Layla Rose Ermenekli, from Oldham, died after her symptoms were missed at the town's Royal Hospital.

Doctor Harsha Rajana was struck off at a hearing in Manchester, which found more than 20 mistakes and dishonest statements proven against him.

Watch Tim Scott's report here: