Man's severed leg used as pillow

The man identified as 28-year-old Ghanshyam was seriously injured in a bus accident

The man identified as 28-year-old Ghanshyam was seriously injured in a bus accident

However, Dr Sadhna Kaushik, principal of the medical college, blamed the patient's attendant for using the leg as a pillow. The CM also announced a financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh for the victim, Ghanshyam.

The woeful state of Indian medical institutions, especially in government-run hospitals have been a topic debate for a long time.

The 28-year-old victim Ghanshyam was brought to the hospital in critical condition after his bus met with an accident in Mauranipur.

Deputy Chief Minister of the state Dinesh Sharma that the action will be taken once the government receives proper information about the incident. 'He was given immediate medical aid.

The amputated foot was allegedly used as a headrest because there was no pillow available, the latest in a series of controversies to have hit the BJP-ruled state.

His relatives have alleged that doctors were the ones to place the foot under his head as a pillow. The doctors while treating him had to cut his left leg and used his amputated leg as a pillow for the patient. We've set up the committee. "Strict action will be taken if our staff is found to be at fault", Ms. Kaushik said, adding that it appeared to be a case of mischief.

The suspended doctors are Dr Mahendra Singh, senior resident Alok Agarwal and two nurses, Deepa Narang and Shashi Srivastava.

UP minister for medical education, Ashutosh Tandon, on Saturday night, ordered suspension of the four medical staff in the emergency ward after photographs of the incident went viral on the social media.

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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