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Doctors use man’s severed leg as headrest in India’s Jhansi hospital

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JHANSI — In a shocking incident of medical negligence, a severed, bloodied foot of a man is used as a headrest to prop him up in the emergency ward of a government-run hospital in Jhansi.

The stomach-churning scene is not from a macabre Bollywood movie but seen in cellphone footage filmed at a large government hospital, Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College, in Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi district.

Doctors at a state-run medical college allegedly used the amputated foot of the patient as a headrest for the man because a pillow was not available, local media reported.

Who filmed the footage and when, is not yet clear. The footage was shot on Saturday morning.

The victim, was the cleaner of a school bus his leg in the accident and was sent to the Jhansi medical college after preliminary treatment at a local health centre.

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After the case came to light, Medical College principal Sadhna Kaushik assured stern action against those who are found guilty, ANI reported.

“He was given immediate medical aid. The doctor looked for something to raise his head. Patient’s attendant used the leg for the same. We’ve set up a committee. Strict action will be taken if our staff is found to be at fault,” she added.

Meanwhile, Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma said that state government will take action in the concerned matter only when he will get proper information about the incident.

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Nigerian man buries his father in £66,000 BMW instead of a coffin

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A Nigerian man has buried his father in a brand new luxurious BMW that costs £66,000 instead of a coffin in order to see him off in style in the local village graveyard, it has been reported.

The wealthy son, identified only as Azubuike, lost his father to old age but according to local reports had always promised him one day he would have a flash car.

Azubuike recently promised his father to buy him a flash car one day but he couldn’t do it when he was alive so he decided to see off his father in a brand new BMW and get him buried in it, instead of a coffin, in a local graveyard,The Sun reports.

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The incident happened in the remote village of Ihiala, Nigeria.A photo from the funeral has gone viral on the internet which shows the car being lowered into a huge six-feet grave dug by hand.

While the local villagers, had their opinions, many on Facebook were angered at the waste of money and said it could have been put to better use.

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