Angul: In a shocking incident, a group of unidentified persons fled from the premises of the District Headquarter Hospital (DHH) after dumping a man who had sustained 95 per cent burn injuries all over his body.
According to sources, some unknown person rushed to the hospital in a vehicle today and dumped the man with burn injuries there. They fled the spot before anyone could recognise them.
The hospital staff admitted the unknown man in the hospital and began his treatment. Unfortunately, he breathed his last while undergoing treatment.
Doctors who attended him said, the unidentified person succumbed to his injuries as he had sustained 95 per cent burn injuries.
Tension prevailed on the premises of the hospital as some locals created an uproar protesting the incident and demanding immediate arrest of the unknown persons and stringent action against them.
Angul Town police reached the hospital after getting information from the hospital staff and started a probe into the cases.
Efforts are on to identify the unknown deceased person and those who dumped him in the hospital, said a police official.