PRAYAGRAJ: The Allahabad excessive courtroom on Monday mentioned the medical infrastructure in Uttar Pradesh’s villages and cities is “Ram Bharose” (on the mercy of God), whereas taking severe exception to the disposal of the physique of a affected person, Santosh Kumar, as unidentified in Meerut district hospital.
If that is the state of affairs of a medical faculty in a metropolis like Meerut, then the healthcare system of the state, notably in cities and villages could be likened to the well-known Hindi saying — Ram Bharose, the excessive courtroom noticed, including it’s a case of ‘high degree carelessness’.
“A patient is admitted to the hospital in absolute care of doctors and paramedical staff and if they adopt a casual approach, then it is a case of serious misconduct. They are playing with the lives of innocent people. In these few months, we have realised that the state’s medical infrastructure as it stands today, is very delicate, fragile and debilitated,” the courtroom noticed.
Hearing a PIL on Covid care, a division bench comprising Justice Siddhartha Varma and Justice Ajit Kumar directed extra chief secretary (medical and well being), UP to file an affidavit, fixing accountability within the matter. The courtroom fastened May 22 as the subsequent date of listening to.