Man in Faridabad forced to carry granddaughter’s body on shoulder

After her death, the doctors asked the man to take the body home but no ambulance was provided by the hospital authorities, he said.

By: PTI | Faridabad | Published:July 15, 2017 1:35 pm

A man was forced to carry the body of his 9-year-old granddaughter who died allegedly after being denied treatment at the Civil hospital here and no ambulance was provided to them by the hospital administration. According to a police spokesperson, the grandfather of Lakshmi, who had fever for the last two days, this morning brought her to Badshah Khan hospital here but doctors allegedly refused to treat her and later she died.

After her death, the doctors asked the man to take the body home but no ambulance was provided by the hospital authorities, he said. Having no money, the man could not to hire a private ambulance and started walking towards his home carrying his granddaughter’s body on his shoulder, the spokesperson said.

Following intervention by some local media persons, a private ambulance was arranged and her body was sent home. The man had earlier taken the girl to a private hospital but due to lack of money she did not receive any treatment there, the police spokesperson added.

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    rick patel
    Jul 16, 2017 at 2:09 am
    Government should take away their license..Greedy heartless people.
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    Sunil
    Jul 15, 2017 at 7:41 pm
    Surprised,Shocked,And feeling sorry for our country.After every few weeks such news coming.But this time its not far flung regions of country.Its faridabad at the door step of capital city.I will not be surprised if this will happen in front of moving cars of our PM who is doing nothing just this is Mann ki baat.
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    Abhay Sandwar
    Jul 15, 2017 at 2:16 pm
    Hospital insensitivity oh the highest order. As a mark of humanity hospital should have come forward to help the poor person to carry the dead body. God save
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