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Rats nibbled the body of an elderly woman kept for the PM.
A rat gnawed the dead body of an elderly woman kept in the post-mortem room of the Civil Hospital in Surat. As soon as the family came to know about this, they started a ruckus. After a long dispute, the family finally calmed down. Later the post-mortem of the body was done and the snake was given to the relatives for the last rites. The body was kept on a stretcher in the post-mortem room on Tuesday night and a sheet was put over it. When the PM room opened at 8:00 am on Wednesday, the family members went inside to see the dead body. Then it was found that the left thigh was nibbled by 3 to 5 cm. After much controversy, the matter was settled. The PM room servant told that there are big rats at the place where the unidentified carcass is kept.
The dead body was kept in the PM room on Tuesday night, when the relatives arrived in the morning, they saw that the body was gnawed by rats.
death due to head injury
Laxmiben Vasava, 60, was a resident of near Adajan fire station. She was sleeping on Tuesday night. When she got up suddenly, she fell due to loss of balance. He suffered a serious head injury. The family brought the civil hospital for treatment. The doctors declared him dead. After that the body was kept in the post-mortem room for the PM. Bharat Vasava, the son-in-law of the deceased Lakshmiben, alleged that the hospitalists could not even take care of the dead body. Keeping the dead body kept waiting for the morning. When I saw in the morning, there were signs of munching on the feet of the mother. We got upset.
Rats are not visible while doing PM
Nisha Chandra of Civil Hospital, who conducted the post-mortem, said that the death was due to head injury. The body was PMed at 9 am on Wednesday. Rat nibble marks were found on the left thigh. The servant says that there are rats in the PM room. At present, we do not see rats while doing PM. In this case, Dr. Ketan, RMO of Civil Hospital told that we have got information about the incident. Will investigate the matter and solve the problem.