Tahlka News Bureau
Lucknow: Uttar pradesh Textile Minister Satyadev Pachaui's security guards pistol struck inside a MRI machine at Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow, where he was admitted in an emergency after he fell unconscious and well while giving a speech.
Pachauri, was addressing a meeting at PM Modi's three-year term in Hardoi and Hence was brought to the hospital for a medical check.
The unusual incident happened in the MRI chamber, happened as the minister ignored the warning sign written outside the chamber and entered. The magnetic field around the MRI machine piled up the minister's pistol and damaged the machine worth Rs 5 crore.
The cost for repairing the MRI machine is said to be around Rs 40-50 lakh for the Rs 50 crore machine.
According to media reports, as soon as the minister saw the pistol being pulled out and sticking to the machine, he escaped the MRI room.
The pistol was said to be loaded and a shot could have destroyed the oncology department of the facility. The damaged MRI machine has now become a problem for other patients who visit the hospital.