Dr. Kannan jumps from the third floor of Stanley hospital hostel in Chennai todayVignesh Subbaian (Author) Published Date : Jul 20, 2020 15:39 IST
Doctor jumps to death in Stanley hospital in Chennai: Dr. Kannan jumps from the third floor of Stanley hospital hostel in Chennai today, July 20, at 5:30 AM. Even after four hours of struggle in the ICU, he succumbs to the injuries at 9:30 AM. Sources say that he has been continuously taking care of the patients in two shifts for the past few days.
Some others confirm that his parents insisted him to marry another girl leaving his lover. But only after the police investigation concludes, the real reason for the death of the postgraduate medical student trainee doctor's death will be known to the people.
Black Monday for police and doctors in Tamil Nadu
Today Monday, July 20, seems to start will all the bad news regarding our frontline warriors of COVID 19 battle. SSI Pandi died today morning due to COVID 19 in Rajaji hospital in Madurai. Now of Dr. Kannan's death from Chennai is putting everyone into sorrow in Tamil Nadu.
The increasing coronavirus cases every day have put tremendous pressure on not only the people but also those safeguarding them from it. . It is the doctors and police who, without any care for their lives and their loved ones, help the people be safe. But there is continuous news of them being affected by it and deaths is a cause of worry for all.
COVID 19 atrocities
SSI Pandi leaves behind two young daughters, a son and a wife, who are without the only source of income with their life savior gone due to COVID 19. Dr. Kannan is only 24 years old hailing from Udumalai near Coimbatore and with a lot of struggle to study post-graduation in Medicine in Stanley hospital in Chennai. His continuous treatment to the needy infected people also did not save him from death.
Stanley hospital is in north Chennai, where there are more poor people getting admitted due to COVID 19. They cannot afford any private hospitals and continue to take help from the hospital. All this puts a lot of pressure on the doctors to work more than they can do to save the people from COVID 19. But in the process, they lose their normal life with their families and get emotionally drained of seeing the sufferings of the COVID 19 patients.
It is only for the people to understand thes sufferings of our selfless frontline warriors who safeguard us from infection and death. Hence, following all norms to be safe from the virus is not only to save themselves but to avoid deaths like that of SSI Pandi and Dr. Kannan.