first_imgImages from a government hospital in Muzaffarpur in north Bihar of a destitute woman’s body being taken in a garbage cart for an autopsy has sent shock waves through the State and prompted the District Magistrate to order a probe into the incident.In visuals aired on several private channels, two employees of the Sri Krishna Memorial College and Hospital (SKMCH) in Muzaffarpur are seen wheeling the body of the woman in a garbage cart, instead of a mortuary van.The woman died on Wednesday after having been admitted to the hospital two weeks ago for treatment. According to hospital sources, the woman died near a park inside the SKMCH on Wednesday after battling illness for two weeks. Probe ordered“We’ve ordered a probe …strict action will be taken against those found responsible for negligence,” said Dharmendra Singh, District Magistrate of Muzaffarpur district. A gardener at the SKMCH, Kanchan Bhagat told local journalists that he had earlier noticed the ailing woman writhing in pain and had informed the doctors but “none of them paid any attention to her and she died on Wednesday”.last_img