Shahjahanpur: In an incident of medical apathy, a woman carried the body of her child home in her hands. The woman was forced to carry her child in her arms because the hospital could not provide her with an ambulance.
According to the report, the child had been admitted to the hospital after he encountered high fever. It was alleged that three ambulances were parked at the hospital but the authorities failed to spare one.
According to the report of ANI, The doctors of the concerned hospital dismissed the claims of the parents. The father of the deceased told ANI that the doctors asked them to take their child to another hospital. The hospital also refused to give them a vehicle for going to another hospital.
The mother of the deceased alleged that her son had passed away on their way to the hospital.
Anurag Parashar, the emergency medical officer said that they had admitted a child named Afroz in their hospital at 8:10 pm. Parashar added that since the condition of the child was not good, they asked the parents to take him to Lucknow for proper treatment.
The media official further said that on hearing this, the parents of the child 'scoffed' and said that they will take their child wherever they want. After saying this, the parents of the deceased allegedly left.