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Wife drags sick husband over hospital ramp; denied stretcher

A housewife, Srivani had to drag her sick husband, Srinivasa Chary over a ramp to reach the surgical ward in first floor, at Railway Hospital at Guntakal in Ananthapur. The hapless woman, pleaded for a stretcher to take her sick husband to the first floor of the building. However, she was denied one by the staff, forcing her to drag the man to the ward upstairs. Doctors at the hospital, who reacted much later, said that there are five stretchers in the hospital. A couple of non-technical staff have been booked in the matter.