The state of affairs began unravelling on the district hospital round 8pm Sunday when oxygen shares began to put on skinny and provides didn’t attain the city from Mysuru. Breathless patients known as their relations who scrambled to help them, however with little success.
When Chamarajanagar deputy commissioner MR Ravi rushed to the hospital by 10.30pm, their oxygen saturation ranges had plummeted to harmful ranges. Though the provision was restored by 2.30am, it had claimed many lives. “The inventory is predicted to final for the following two days,’’ a supply mentioned.
A pall of gloom descended on the hospital as grieving kin of the lifeless between 25 and 50 years gathered close to the hospital and protested, alleging negligence by hospital authorities. While one of the victims is a treasury official, the remaining are farmers and most had been admitted to the hospital a number of days in the past.
State schooling minister Suresh (*23*) and well being minister Okay Sudhakar rushed to the city to take inventory of the state of affairs.