Kolkata: Dengue has claimed another life in the city. A 10-year-old boy died in the wee hours of Tuesday at the Medica Hospital. Chaos broke out at Medica after the deceased’s family accused the hospital of negligence.
The deceased boy’s name is Aarush Dutta. A resident of Manicktala, he was suffering from fever since few days. On doing a blood test, it was found that he was suffering from dengue.
Aarush was rushed to the private hospital in E.M. Bypass on Monday night. The doctors declared him dead on Tuesday.
Aarush’s family accused the hospital of negligence. They said that Aarush’ platelet count was increasing and Aarush was much better on Monday night.