Khurda: At least two doctors and a pharmacist at the Banpur were thrashed by family members and relatives of youth who died at the hospital today.
Prasanta Sahoo (22) of Khuntapalli village was taken to hospital today after he came in contact with a live electric wire at around 8 am.
Family members and relatives rushed him to Banapur Government Hospital. However, doctors declared him brought dead.
Angry over the declaration, they thrashed Dr Nirakar Pal, and Dilip Kumar Mallick and a pharmacist accusing them of negligence in treatment.
Later, they took Prasanta to a Bhubaneswar-based hospital where doctors too declared him brought dead.
Meanwhile, Banpur police started an investigation into the matter.