Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh:
A safety guard at a authorities hospital in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj, who was caught on digital camera mercilessly thrashing an outdated homeless girl outdoors the hospital, was arrested late final night time after the video, broadly shared on social media, triggered shock and anger.
The disturbing video exhibits the guard – Sanjay Mishra – raining punches and blows on the outdated girl at Swaroop Rani Nehru Hospital as she cries for assist.
The lady in her 80s had taken shelter outdoors the trauma centre on the hospital in Prayagraj, about 200 km from state capital Lucknow, on Thursday night time.
She is seen mendacity down on the bottom, screaming in ache, as Sanjay Mishra kicks her and beats her relentlessly.
At the least two males may be seen within the brief clip nevertheless it’s not clear why they didn’t protest the brutality.
Because the video sparked outrage on social media, the girl was admitted to the identical hospital for therapy. A First Data Report or FIR was filed towards the guard quickly after the incident.
The hospital has blacklisted the non-public company that employed the safety guard and deployed him on the hospital.
Many on social media expressed outrage, calling for strict punishment towards the guard. “Why is a guard of a hospital in Prayagraj thrashing this outdated girl @Uppolice? That is how poor folks could have entry to healthcare @upgovt? Shameful to say the least. (sic),” wrote a Twitter consumer.
Lalu Prasad Yadav’s Rashtriya Janata Dal tweeted in Hindi: “It is vital to observe this viral video, being shared for the sake of humanity. In Prayagraj, that is how a safety guard behaved with an aged girl who had gone to SRN hospital for therapy. It doesn’t matter what was the psychological or monetary standing of the girl… a society that tolerates such form of inhuman behaviour needs to be ashamed of itself.”