However, the man, who was brought to the Bina Civil Hospital in Sagar district after being found unconscious on a road, died a short while later, an official added.
The official identified him as Kishan (72), a resident of Naugaon town in Chhatarpur district.
“He was brought to the hospital in Bina on 14 June. At around 9 PM on 20 June, an on-duty doctor declared him dead and sent a note on it to the police. On 21 June, when a police team reached the morgue, Kishan was found alive. He was even trying to mutter something,” said Bina police station in- charge Anil Maurya.
“Kishan was rushed to the hospital again but he died a little while later at around 10:30 AM,” Maurya said.
Chief Medical and Health Officer (CMHO) Dr SR Roshan said negligence of the doctor would be investigated.
Bina Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) KL Meena said a report on the incident would be sent to the CMHO and the latter would take a decision on the action against the errant doctor.