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Man carries son’s body on bike after ambulances charge Rs 20,000 for 90 km

East Coast Daily | 27/04/2022 10:32 AM | Click to read full article

After private ambulance drivers at a hospital reportedly demanded excessive fees and then barred another ambulance from delivering the body of a 10-year-old, his father was forced to carry him on a motorcycle in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh.

Six ambulance drivers have been detained in connection with the incident at Sri Venkateswara Ramnarain Ruia Government General Hospital on Tuesday.