KARACHI: A woman who was declared dead in negligence while still being alive at Karachi’s Abbasi Shaheed Hospital died today.
Doctor Salma Kausar said the woman, identified as Rasheeda Bibi, 50, was brought back to the medical facility after she came to life but died this morning at 5:15 am.
The lady doctor said the hospital will issue her death certificate in a little while.
The doctors at the hospital showing negligence had issued a formal death certificate of the woman yesterday and then her body was shifted to the cold storage for remaining rituals before her burial.
The woman was being bathed before her burial according to Islamic burial traditions when what was considered a corpse came back to life.