Baby dies as hospital staff demands Rs 30 bribe in India
According to parents as cited by the Times of India, the little boy died on Tuesday because staff at a UP hospital’s staff allegedly demanded bribes to give the baby medical aid.
“(We) received a complaint that that a child’s parents were asked to pay Rs30 for bed by the sweeper. He has been removed from duty,” said OP Pandey, the chief medical superintendent of the hospital, the report said.
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“The nurse who was on duty, has been shifted out from the children’s ward. An inquiry has also been set up,” the official added.