A Pandemic Patient's Dead Body Moved In Auto!

Sat Jul 11 2020 18:23:05 GMT+0530 (IST)

Ever since the infections of the respiratory disease increased in Telangana, many controversies surfaced over the treatment offered to the positive patients of the disease



A sheer negligent incident that took place while shifting the corpse in the state raised many eyebrows on how come the corpse can be shifted when the virus is spreading its deadly wings.

Going into detail, the corpse of the virus-positive patient was shifted to the graveyard in an auto-rickshaw violating all the norms. The shocking incident took place in the Nizamabad region.

As per the guidelines, the dead bodies of the pandemic patients should be carried in either ambulance or escort vehicles that too under the supervision of the medical staff. The staff should wear PPE Kits and follow all the measures.

If the information provided by some media reports are to be believed, the authorities of the government hospital shifted the corpse in auto-rickshaw with no option left as three people succumbed to the virus in a single day.

However, more details of the incident are awaited and the name of the deceased patient is also unknown. We might get more info, once the official statement in this regard is issued.