A video of a 34-year-old dying man infected with coronavirus sending his last message from an Indian government hospital to his father has left people stunned. The 34-Year-Old man was eventually admitted to an Indian Government Chest Hospital on Wednesday after denying admission from at least 10 private hospitals, the man’s father said.
Many have tweeted to point out the problems and neglect patients face. According to sources, the video clip was filmed an hour before the hospital confirmed the man had died.
The same day the family performed its last rites. The father received a call from a private hospital the next morning, where he had submitted swab samples of his son. Report from the private hospital stated that he had died from COVID-19, the father of the man said. The family received one more shock amid the grief and tragedy-six members were exposed to him, including the parents of the man, wife, brother, sister-in-law and brother-in-law. They ‘re worried now.
India’s infections have inched closer to 5.5 lakh-mark, with 19,459 new cases identified in the last 24 hours. The toll also increased after 380 deaths, to 16,459. Of the 5.48.318 cases, 3.2 lakh patients have recovered while there are still 2.1 lakh infections active. Some states have reimposed complete or partial lock-downs in the midst of the surge. This is while others such as Telangana are pondering about enforcing fresh curbs. In India, the last one lakh cases were added in less than a week