Disturbing visuals have emerged from Uttar Pradesh’s Mahoba district, the place members of the native police unit have been filmed dumping the physique of a 50-year-old man right into a rubbish truck for the journey to hold out his final rites.
The incident befell on Saturday on the district hospital in Mahoba, 250 km from Lucknow. After outrage, an enquiry has been ordered.
RK Gautam, a senior police official in Mahoba, stated this morning he has instructed the involved official to analyze the case inside 24 hours.
A video shot on a cell phone on the hospital’s mortuary exhibits two policemen carrying the person’s physique in a black bag as a 3rd cop, their senior, instructs them on the best way to load the physique on the car. The males are then seen dumping the physique into the car.
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The 50-year-old man was a labourer in Delhi and had reportedly returned to his village a couple of days in the past. “He had developed symptoms like weakness and fatigue, and we brought him here. But he died before he could be treated,” the person’s son advised the media.
Sources within the native administration, nonetheless, additionally blamed the person’s household. It claimed the household had refused to take possession of the physique after the postmortem on the district hospital and that family, together with the son, needed to be persuaded to first attain the hospital after which perform the final rites.
It is the son who organized for the rubbish truck to move the physique, the sources claimed.