A five-year-old boy lay fast asleep alongside his mother’s lifeless body at Osmania general hospital on Sunday night, boy unaware she was dead.
According to reports, the boy walked in to the hospital with his mother late on Sunday night, as she was suffering from a cardiac-related problem, and was in a critical state. The Women, Sameena Sultana 36 year old residents of katedan, there was no attendant for the patient and she died, her husband had deserted her three years ago.
The boy did not understand what happened, refused to leave his mother and slept by her body.
Hospital staff and the NGO volunteer later woke up the boy and told him his mother had been shifted to another ward. As there were no attendants, hospital staff lodged a medico-legal case and informed Mailardevarapally police.
Five year old boy (shoaib) in uncle’s care and shifted to his uncle’s home.