Bengaluru: On the late evening of Saturday, the staff at the KSR Bengaluru Railway station noticed that a middle-aged woman had been lying abandoned in the Station Premises. Shankrappa, Assistant Sub Inspector, H. Meena, constable, and K.R. Kumar Deputy Station Manager (Commercial) of Bengaluru Division reached the spot and they found that she was suffering from high fever.
It was learned that she had been abandoned at the station by family members suspecting that she had been infected with Covid-19. The staff members immediately cleaned her up, gave her water and food and spoke to her, and tried to give her some solace. They coordinated with Government Railway Police and arranged to send her to KC General Hospital, where her treatment was arranged.
Divisional Railway Manager Ashok Kumar Verma has appreciated the timely gesture of the staff and said that such acts of selflessness and compassion reinforce faith in humanity.