Tahtheera Sultana of DOT
All the public and private hospitals in the port city of Chittagong are full of corona patients. The ICU bed is not suitable for any critically ill corona patient, reports RisingBD.
Even a regular bed has not been available since yesterday morning. Chittagong Medical College Hospital is handling the pressure of additional patients by keeping them on the floor. This wailing image of Corona’s treatment was found after searching in different hospitals in Chittagong yesterday morning, reports SaraBangla.
The only specialized hospital for corona patients in Chittagong is the 250-bed Chittagong General Hospital. The corona unit in this hospital has 150 beds for corona patients with isolation and oxygen facilities. But in contrast there are 160 people admitted. None of the 18 ICU beds in this hospital are empty.
A patient died due to low oxygen level at the 120-bed Covid Dedicated Hospital in Noakhali. It is alleged that the relatives attacked the hospital in the incident. The incident took place yesterday.
Assistant Commissioner of the district administration and executive magistrate Asaduzzaman Rony told Dhaka Post from the spot that ‘Sajeda Akter died at around 11:30 pm due to low oxygen level. The relatives of the patient got aggressive and vandalized the hospital. At this time the window glass broke. Upon receiving the news, the police went to the spot and normalized the situation. Currently the situation is normal. Relatives have taken the body home.’