Dehradun : Soni Devi, the mother of Ankita Bhandari, has claimed that she was ” tricked ” by the authorities and not allowed to get a last glimpse of her daughter , whose murder has triggered widespread protest and anger in the Himalayan state .
” I was fine and taken to the hospital on the pretext that the authorities are taking me to my daughter . They forcibly took my husband to the cremation site , whereas I was kept in the hospital , ” she claimed in videos released on Monday .
” I was in the civic body office and from there was taken to hospital , de spite the fact that I was not unwell , ‘ she said . Dr Ravindra Bisht, doctor in – charge , Srinagar Base Hospital ” She was admitted to the hospital due to erratic blood pres sure and dehydration according to the doctors reviewing her . “