Recently, a video went viral on the internet where two people are seen throwing (disposing off) the dead body of a corona patient into the Rapti river. While the reports state that the video is from Balrampur, Uttar Pradesh, where one of the person out of the two was wearing a PPE Kit, while the other was in casual clothing.
Soon after the video went viral on Social Media, the administration authorities became active, and an FIR has been lodged against the two accused as of now.
The CMO of Balrampur, Dr. VB Singh stated that the Covid-19 patient whose body was being disposed off in such a way was admitted to the hospital on 25th May, while he, unfortunately, passed away on 28th May. Moreover, the dead body of the deceased was handed over to the acquaintances after following the Covid protocols.
While the further investigation in the case is still going on.