J&K: Death of 2-month-old child infected with Corona, parents run away from hospital without taking body
An incident that has embarrassed humanity has come to light in a hospital in Jammu and Kashmir, where a parent left the body of her 2-month-old child, because the child was infected with Coronavirus. Was Due to this, the funeral of the child has not been done till now. Repeated attempts were made to contact the couple from the hospital, but so far no response has been received from their side, after which now the health authorities are trying to track the couple.
According to the information, a 2-month-old child infected with corona died in Maharaja Gulab Singh Hospital, Maharaja Gulab Singh Hospital in Jammu. Superintendent of the hospital, Dr. Dara Singh said, “On Monday morning, a 2-month-old child was brought to us, who had many problems including heart disease. That child died at around 8:30 pm. When that child was tested, it was found that he was also infected with corona. "
The couple ran away from the hospital without taking the child's body
He added, "After the child's death we requested his parents to get the corona tested as well, to which he said yes! They will do so, but after that both of them immediately run away from the hospital and leave the body of the child in the hospital itself. Our security team also tried to trace them both, but nothing has been known about them till now. ”
Hospital officials said that the funeral of the child has not been done yet. Dr. Dara Singh said that the body of the child has been kept in the morgue of the hospital itself and after taking permission from the district administration, the funeral will be done according to the guidelines of the corona.
Situation of corona infection in Jammu and Kashmir
New cases of coronavirus infection continue to rise in the country. During this year's Corona Pandemic, the country is facing many difficult problems. In Jammu and Kashmir, the number of cases of infection is increasing. On Monday, more than 3,700 new cases of infection were registered in the Union Territory and 51 people died. With this, the number of active cases has gone above 34,000. At the same time, 3 and a half lakh new cases of corona infection were registered in the last 24 hours in India and around 3,500 people died.