A man in Dana Majhi, Bhawanipatna, Odisha, India has said he was forced to carry his wife's body home from hospital on his shoulder after she died from tuberculosis in the early hours of August 24.
Dana Majhi told a regional news station in Odisha; “the hospital authorities said that there are no vehicles. I pleaded with them saying I am a poor person and cannot afford a vehicle to carry my wife’s body. Despite repeated requests, they said they cannot offer me any help."
The hospital have reportedly denied Majhi’s claims (BBC).