Bhubaneswar: In another such incident, the dead body of a person was carried in a swing by family members for five km from hospital to home in Kalahandi district early this morning.
According to reports, Nigidi Majhi of Balisara village died during treatment at the Kaniguma hospital last night. Family members urged hospital authorities for a corpse carrier to take the dead body to their home. As they didn’t get such a vehicle, family members made a swing of clothes to carry the body. Then they walked five km carrying the body in the swing to reach home.
The matter came to the fore after the video of the incident went viral in the social media.