A 55-year-old lady, affected by power renal illness, collapsed on the road and her physique remained mendacity on the footpath for hours because the ambulance helpline service failed to respond to her husband’s repeated calls. The couple, marginal farmers, hailing from Kasimpur village, had travelled to Pilibhit metropolis, after the lady, Laungshree complained of insufferable ache on Friday.
“Since her condition was deteriorating, I brought her to the hospital but the doctor wrote out some medicines without even examining her. When I asked him to admit my wife, he said she would be fine with the medicines he had prescribed and sent us back,” mentioned her husband Brijesh Kumar.
Laungshree lastly died on the footpath close to the hospital and her husband made repeated calls to the ambulance helpline service for assist however bought no response.
For practically three hours after her demise, Brijesh sat together with his spouse’s physique on the road.
Adnan Khan, who works for a day every day, was on his manner dwelling when he seen Brijesh, who was sitting together with his useless spouse’s head in his lap, on the footpath close to Naughwa bridge round 5 p.m. on Saturday.
“He was looking disturbed. When I asked him, he told me that his wife was suffering from a chronic renal disease and died for the want of medical attention. The elderly man said that he had made several calls to the ambulance service helpline, but in vain,” mentioned Khan.
Khan then contacted the well being division and the district administration for assist, which lastly got here from the police.
Sub-inspector Anchal Kumar, posted on the Sungadi police station, lastly organized an auto-rickshaw from his personal pocket and despatched the physique to Kasimpur village.
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