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AP Doctor Uses Phone Torch For Treatment:- From Kurupam primary health centre in Kurupam under Parvathipuram Manyam districts spotted treating the victim of an accident by using a torch of a mobile phone. The video related to the incident has gone viral on social media.
Two people were injured in an accident and came for treatment on Friday at around 10:30 PM to the hospital. At GL Puram Mandal, Goyipaka Village an auto overturned after the brakes failed. Ten persons were riding in the auto in which two were severely injured and brought to hospital. The doctor for stitching the wounds used mobile lights after the power went off. A nurse used the mobile light and the doctor went on with treatment.
Electricity crisis hit #AndhraPradesh, accident victims treated in mobile phone torch light in a hospital in Parvatipuram Manyam dist. After an auto accident, 8 injured passengers were shifted to Kurupam PHC for medical treatment but the power cut forced the medical staff to… pic.twitter.com/kwW4akLpBY— Ashish (@KP_Aashish) September 3, 2023
Power went off for two minutes, that is in between the gap to switch on the generator and power off time. Meanwhile, the doctor continued treatment with the phone light. Dr Vagdevi, Parvathipuram headquarters hospital superintendent explained the situation to the media after the video went viral.