Yamunanagar, May 27
Gold ornaments allegedly went missing from the body of a Covid victim at a private hospital in Yamunanagar.
On the complaint of Praveen Kumar Singh of UP’s Saharanpur , a case was registered against unknown persons under Section 380 of the IPC at the City police station on May 25.
The complainant said his mother tested positive and was having breathing issues. He said he got her admitted to a private hospital here on May 16. “At 8 pm on May 24, the hospital told us that my mother succumbed to the virus.”
“She was wearing a gold chain, earrings and a finger ring. But all the ornaments were missing when the body was handed over to us.”
He said when they asked the hospital about the missing ornaments, they failed to give a satisfactory reply. — TNS