Patient commits suicide by jumping off 3rd floor at GMCH
In a shocking incident, a patient at the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) jumped to his death from the third floor of the hospital in the wee hours of Thursday, as per reports.
As per reports, the patient, identified as Naba Chandra Singh (31), was a resident of Govindpur, Hojai.
Naba Chandra Singh was undergoing Kidney treatment at the hospital since March 20 and was admitted to the Nephrology department. As per reports, the patient was diagnosed with acute kidney failure and was suggested to undergo a kidney transplant operation.
On Wednesday, when all the patients were asleep, he sneaked out of his room and jumped from the third floor of the hospital at around 1:50 am.
He was immediately rushed to the ICU unit of the hospital but was declared dead.
Bhangagarh Police is now investigating the case and family members were also questioned. The body has been sent for the post-mortem and after completion of procedures, the body will be handover to the family.