Lucknow: In a weird incident, a feminine caller working on the Covid Command Centre in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow allegedly misbehaved with a coronavirus affected person throughout a telephonic dialog and requested him to die as a substitute of informing him in regards to the government-prescribed remedy and tips to be adopted beneath residence isolation.
This got here to the fore as an audio of the dialog has gone viral on social media.
The sufferer Santosh Kumar Singh, who’s the son of former Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) corporator Manohar Singh, has lodged a grievance with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s workplace together with the audio clip demanding motion in opposition to the helpdesk employees.
Singh stated that he and his total household examined Covid-19 optimistic on April 12 and went into residence isolation following the docs’ recommendation, including he obtained a name from the Covid Command Centre three days later.
The dialog began with the helpdesk worker asking him whether or not he had downloaded the federal government’s residence isolation app and stuffed within the required particulars. The caller received furious when Singh replied within the damaging and hung the cellphone saying “you better go and die”.
The sufferer later expressed disappointment with the helpdesk worker’s perspective stating such callers will destroy the state authorities’s efforts to supply remedy to the sufferers beneath residence isolation.