Siliguri, 14th October: Sensation prevailed after a patient jumped to death from the 4th floor of a nursing home in Kawakhali, Siliguri. The deceased has been identified as Ramanath Karati (40), a resident of Kawakhali area.
It was reported that a few days ago, Karati was admitted to the nursing home following a stroke. He jumped from the 4th floor of the nursing home, this morning and the hospital authorities informed his family members. Upon receiving the news, the deceased’s family members and the locals rushed to the spot.
Karati’s loved ones are enraged as such an incident occurred despite the presence of the nursing home staff.
The deceased’s son said that he was acting abnormally after being shifted to the general ward. His family members staged a protest in front of the nursing home after the incident. A large police force later reached the spot.