In Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh, a man’s wife died due to lack of transport amenities, though he tried to carry her on his shoulder till hospital. Her name was Munisha, 30 year old who was admitted to the district hospital by her husband Sadiq. The Chief Medical officer (CMO) Nemichandra said that the matter came to the fore through media reports.
The CMO said, “It is being alleged that Sadiq had written to the Dr R S Yadav, Chief Medical Superintendent of the hospital, demanding ambulance but he did not get that. He then took the body on his shoulder after which locals arranged a tempo for him.” With that he also said that taking note of the incident, a notice has been served to the hospital CMS and a committee has been constituted to probe it.
People would have shown outrage if this was Jinnah's portrait but unfortunately it's of a poor man carrying his wife's dead body on shoulders because hospital refused hearse in Yogi's Ram Rajya. pic.twitter.com/tL3vjpyc0p
— Irony Of India (@IronyOfIndia_) May 8, 2018
However when the CMO clarified that after giving application Sadiq did not wait and when the hospital staff looked out for him, he had already left the hospital premises with the body.