According to studies, Srikesh Kumar, an electrician, was hit by a rushing motorcycle following which he was taken to the district hospital on Thursday evening. The docs had declared him lifeless.
The following day, the hospital employees put the physique in the freezer.
Nearly seven hours later, when a ‘panchnama’ or doc, signed by relations after figuring out the physique and agreeing to an post-mortem – was to be filed by the police, Kumar’s sister-in-law Madhu Bala observed that he was displaying indicators of motion.
In a video that went viral, Bala may be heard saying: “He’s not at all dead. How did this happen? Look, he wants to say something, he is breathing.”
Moradabad’s chief medical superintendent Dr Shiv Singh, mentioned: “The emergency medical officer had seen the patient at 3 a.m and there was no heartbeat. He had examined the man multiple times. Thereafter, he was declared dead but, in the morning, a police team and his family found him alive. A probe has been ordered. Our priority is now to save his life.”
Singh mentioned it was a type of “rarest of rare cases… We can’t call it negligence”.
Kumar is now present process therapy at a well being centre in Meerut the place his situation has improved.
According to his sister-in-law, “he is yet to regain consciousness”.
“We will lodge a complaint against the doctors for negligence as they almost killed Srikesh by putting him in a freezer,” she added.