Five patients die within 24 hours in Kanpur hospital kin blame faulty ACs
| Friday | 8th June, 2018
Kanpur: Government hospitals in Uttar Pradesh are once again in the line of fire after five deaths were reported within 24 hours at the Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital here.
Relatives of patients who died have alleged that the AC plant for the ICU had not been working for several days.
They say they even had to use hand fans to try and bring some relief to the patients.
Saurabh Agarwal, in-charge for the ICU wing has admitted that the ACs were not working but has refused allegations that the deaths happened due to it.
He claimed that patients in ICU are in serious conditions and that the deaths that occurred were because of natural reasons.