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Traffic police stops ambulance with heart-attack patient

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Despite repeated pleas from the family of a woman, who had a heart attack, a West Bengal policeman did not let their ambulance pass as the traffic was stalled for Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s convoy.

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Representational image via wallpaperup.com

What the actual story is?

Meherjan, 50, complained of chest pain on Wednesday morning. A local doctor Kazi Bulbul referred her to SSKM Hospital but her ambulance got stuck  on the road due to CM convoy was about to pass. Even, a policeman played a doctor and checked her pulse and said she was fine and could wait till the CM’s convoy passed. Later after senior officers intervened following a commotion then the ambulance was allowed to pass.

Image via ibnlive.com
Image via ibnlive.com

However senior officers issues statement saying they don’t issue such instruction to stop ambulances for the CM’s convoy.