Muzaffarnagar : In a shocking incident, a 60 – year – old woman was allegedly forced to work as a laborer instead of administering the drip to her son at a hospital in Agra.
The woman who is physically unfit was looked after for weeks. her son who was admitted to the psychiatric department for weeks.
After several pictures and a purported video of the woman carrying medicine boxes on her head went viral on social media, the hospital authorities swung into action and ordered a probe against the staff.
The staff forced me to bring the medicine boxes from the three-story building, while I am unable to walk properly because I had a leg operation and have a steel rod in it, ” she said in the viral video.
Officials in the hospital said that the patient’s family complained about the matter to the college authority.
A senior official at the hospital said, ” I have ordered a probe into the matter and have also sought an explanation from the nursing staff. Strict action will be taken against them if the nursing staff is found guilty. The probe report is supposed to be in within the next two days. “