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Body left unattended for 90 mins near Charminar as police argued over jurisdiction

Body left unattended for 90 mins near Charminar as police argued over jurisdiction

Hyderabad: Body of a 26-year-old youth was left unattended for 90 minutes near ‘She toilet’ opposite Charminar as police from two police stations argued over the jurisdiction. Later the body was shifted to Osmania Hospital morgue. According to sources the man who was suffering from TB had come to a local clinic near Charminar. However he collapsed near the She toilet near Charminar Traffic police station.

An eyewitness revealed that the youth was with his mother, who had gone to the toilet. The man collapsed near the toilet. The woman came out and begged for help. Someone called an ambulance. The paramedics confirmed the death but refused to take the body.
When Charminar police were informed, they argued that the body was not in their jurisdiction but was under Mirchowk police station limits.

According to another witness, the body was shifted after one and half hour.