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COVID-19 patient commits suicide in Bengaluru hospital

A 60-year-old woman, who tested positive for COVID-19 positive and was undergoing treatment, allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself in the restroom of KC General hospital last night.

ANI | Bengaluru (Karnataka) | Updated: 26-06-2020 12:25 IST | Created: 26-06-2020 12:25 IST
COVID-19 patient commits suicide in Bengaluru hospital
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A 60-year-old woman, who tested positive for COVID-19 positive and was undergoing treatment, allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself in the restroom of KC General hospital last night. According to the police, the 60-year-old female COVID-19 patient hung herself in the restroom of KC general hospital in Bengaluru. She was admitted to the hospital on June 18 along with her daughter-in-law and grandson.

"Around 2 am, she went to the washroom. When she did not return back, her daughter-in-law went to check where she found her hanging dead," confirmed Bengaluru police. An investigation into the matter is underway, police said. (ANI)


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