SADIQABAD (92 News) – Noor Hassan, an obesity patient, laid to rest in Kofta Kata graveyard in Sadiqabad.
According to the details garnered, the funeral prayers of Noor Hassan were offered at the central Eid Gah (prayer ground) in Sadiqabad on Monday night.
Earlier, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajw
a has expressed grief over sad demise of Noor Hassan an obese man who was earlier airlifted to Lahore for treatment at a private hospital.
In a tweet, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor quoted the COAS as saying: “Will of Allah is to be done while one can only make an effort. May Allah bless the departed soul! Aamen!”
A large number of people from all walks of life attended the funeral prayers of Noor Hassan. Noor Hassan died at a private infirmary in the provincial capital on Monday, leaving his family in a state of shock and grief.
Dr Moaaz had informed that Hassan had been suffering breathing problem after surgery and was kept in the Intensive Care Unit
Hospital sources said the attendants of a female patient who was admitted to the ICU, turned violent after her death. They damaged things in the ICU.
The hospital’s doctors and staff fled the premises and the ICU remained suspended for medical treatment for about two hours. The absence of paramedical staff led to the death of Noor who was admitted to the ICU, sources added.
The wife of Noor Hassan, speaking to reporters said the doctors extended full treatment to her husband, however the violent protest by the woman patient in the ICU led to Noor’s death. She blamed the relatives of the deceased for Noor’s death.
According to the hospital’s spokesman, the administration is viewing CCTV footage to determine the exact happening in the ICU. Things would get clearer after some time, the spokesman added.
Meanwhile, a team of Punjab Health Commission reached the hospital for inquiry.