Disgruntled relatives of an elderly patient who died due to COVID-19 attacked staff of Apollo hospital located at Delhi’s Sarita Vihar on Tuesday, injuring at least eight people.
According to reports, doctors, nurses and security persons were injured in the attack.
The deceased needed an ICU and was brought to Apollo hospital, but could not get admission as there were no beds available and eventually died.
Angry at the hospital, the relatives attacked the staff and hospital premises. Videos viral on social media show blood on the floor of the hospital as well as turned over chairs.