Ahmedabad: In a massive goof up, staff of a government run Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad handed over the dead body of Coronavirus positive patient to another family. As the body was covered with PPE, the family cremated the body.
Later, the family receives the call from hospital that their son has tested negative for coronavirus and is now being shifted to general ward.
The man who tested negative for coronavirus is identified as Devram who was admitted in ICU in Ahmedabad Civil Hospital as he had diabetes complication.
Shocking incident of negligence at Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad: A dead body was handed over to a family saying the person died of COVID-19. Since the body was covered with PPE, the family cremated it. Now, family received the call from hospital saying the
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The family received another shock as they performed the last rites of some one else’s body, taking it for Devram, the one who tested negative for coronavirus and is in general ward.
Devram’s family is happy of the fact that their son is alive but is in tension as they cremated some one else ‘s body.
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