According to reports, a hospitalized patient died during treatment, following which the deceased’s relatives asked the hospital administration to issue a certificate. When the nurse approached the doctors, he asked her to bring the matter in writing. She then got angry when the relatives again approached her. She went to the emergency ward, where an argument broke between her and the doctor. At the time of the fight, large number of employees and relatives of the deceased were also present there.

The City Magistrate of Rampur, Ramji Mishra said, “I have spoken to both of them. They say they were under stress and overburdened. We will probe this and speak to both of them.”

India on Tuesday recorded 323,144 coronavirus cases and 2,771 deaths, a slight dip in its number of fresh Covid infections and fatalities. The cumulative caseload stands at 17,625,735 and the death toll inched closer to the 200,000-mark.