A Covid-19 patient died after he was allegedly made to wait for one and a half hour at Patna’s Nalanda Medical College & Hospital. The other hospitals did not admit him due to which he came to NMCH.
The son of the deceased said, “My father was Covid-positive. Other hospitals refused to admit him, NMCH agreed. They made us wait outside for 1.5 hours.”
Citing the unfortunate incident, Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey said, “For some days, the number of cases has increased in hospitals, efforts are being made to improve the facilities.”