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COVID-19 suspect Patient committed suicide in GB Hospital’s bathroom, Family alleged Hospital’s high negligence : No Oxygen, Medicine in time was allegedly provided since she was admitted on Monday 11 AM
TIWN June 2, 2020
COVID-19 suspect Patient committed suicide in GB Hospital’s bathroom, Family alleged Hospital’s high negligence : No Oxygen, Medicine in time was allegedly provided since she was admitted on Monday 11 AM
PHOTO : COVID-19 suspected patient committed suicide, body's post mortem was done. TIWN Pic June 2, 2020

AGARTALA, June 2 (TIWN): Corona-virus suspected patient has committed suicide in GB hospital’s bathroom, erupted massive resentment among the family members, tension in the hospital premise. But major accusations are coming against GB Flu centre authority as family members alleged that even after suspecting her as a COVID-19 patient, she was not seen by Doctors closely. She was just left in pain, no oxygen was given to her, neither any medicine at earlies, although she was admitted at 11 am on yesterday (Monday). Today morning her body was found hanging in bathroom, which has been done with post mortem. She was taken to Madhupur hospital, TMC, IGM and then in GB. She was a multiple organ diseased patient but from 2 weeks, she was facing breathing problems. Various media in state has confirmed that the patient was tested positive after her death.

The hanging body of a patient was recovered in GB hospital, which is the biggest Govt hospital in Tripura on Tuesday morning. She is 50 years old, was admitted in GB hospital from Monday , her Covid-19 report found positive after her death on Tuesday. State's various media have confirmed her samples were tested positive, although Health Dept yet to announce it officially. (The dead-body's feet were touching the ground, which has generated question further about the unnatural death-whether suicide or murder).

Allegedly, after being admitted in Madhupur local hospital for a day, she was taken to GB hospital on Monday by her family members. She was suffering from kidney problems from a long time. After seeing Covid-19 symptoms in her body the authority took swab sample of her for Covid-19 test. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rk-suoEhwU&feature=youtu.be COVID19 suspected patient who died in Flu centre, was allegedly not given any Oxygen and proper medicine in time, alleged Family member. TIWN YouTube Viideo June 2, 2020

Later on Tuesday morning she was found hanging in the bathroom of the hospital room. The hospital authority informed her family members and police immediately. 

The local police have registered a case and are investigating the incident. On being asked by media they informed that her body is sent for post mortem. 

Her family members are raising questions on the hospital authority for their lack of consciousness. While talking to media her brother said,"If such incident can happen in the most prominent government hospital of Tripura, where should we go then? How can she do something when she's surrounded by security guards, nurses and doctors?" 

 The Health department and police have not declared yet if her body will be given to the family or not as she was corona infected. 

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