‘A patient died in hospital after his penis was allegedly nibbled by rats. Arun Sandhukha, 53, from Sreerampore in Hooghly, was admitted to the new emergency ward of the at the SSKM Hospital in Kolkata, West Bengal on December 11 with pneumonia. But on December 23, when his family came to visit him, he was lying on the bed in agony, surrounded by pool of his own blood, the Asian Age newspaper reported.
‘No nurse was found at the scene and he was writhing in pain. His penis had been nibbled by rats,’ one of his relatives Bishwanath alleged to the newspaper. Later that day, at around 4.15pm, Mr Sadhukha died of his horrific injuries. The hospital authorities have admitted the presence of rats at the ward, Bishwanath claimed’