Chennai Floods | 18 ICU patients die due to failure of power
It is not breaking news but shocking news that at least 18 people died due to power failure in one of the hospitals in the Chennai city on Friday.
State health secretary J Radhakrishnan said that all the patients who died at the MIOT hospital were “highly critical”.
“MIOT Hospital was treating 575 patients when floods started; 75 critical patients were on ventilator,” Radhakrishnan said.
“57 were shifted to diferent hospitals, 18 patients died. Reason of their death is unclear, investigation is underway,” he added.
Yes Chennai is going through a lot and i really feel for you,i really do.
It is very unfortunate incident and i urge state government to be more vigilant.
We must pray for our Chennai.