Responding to the news telecast by TV9 about an abortion performed on a six-month pregnant woman, the AP Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas ordered a probe. He spoke to Krishna district SP over the phone and sought details about the case. The Minister directed SP to take stringent action against the nurse and the scanning centre. Meanwhile, the DMHO inquired into the incident on the instructions of the Health Minister. The DHMO spoke to the doctor and the nurse who performed the abortion.