A one and a half-year-old girl, stung by a scorpion, dies after the ambulance carrying her was stuck in a traffic jam for half an hour due to a marriage procession near Damoh’s Ghanta Ghar area. She was being taken to the district hospital, Damoh from a village situated roughly 30kms away. The ambulance carrying her was about half a kilometer away from the hospital when they got stuck in a traffic jam.
Satish Chand Saxena, IG Sagar Range expressed regret on the unfortunate event, “have taken cognizance of the incident and will take action. We will ensure vehicles and ambulances get a clear way during such processions in the future,” he told media.
with inputs from ANI