Not only the two accused stole the blood pouch, they also sold it to the attendant of another patient.
“When the attendant, who purchased the blood, reached the ward and handed over the blood pouch to the doctors, the staff on duty found that the blood group did not match.
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They asked the attendant from where he got it.
The attendant told him that he had bought it from a person,” said Dr DS Meena, medical superintendent, SMS Hospital.
The hospital staff immediately called police which arrested the two accused.
“We have arrested 23-year-old Devendra Sharma and 21-year-old Jai Kishan from the hospital,” said Lala Ram, a policeman of Moti Doongri police station.
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