Newborn baby wakes up at own funeral after being pronounced dead by doctors

The Max Hospital in Delhi has sacked two doctors (Picture: Google)

A newborn baby that had been declared dead by doctors in India ‘woke up’ moments before his funeral.

Police and government enquiries are under way and two doctors have been sacked following the incident at the Shalimar Bagh Max Hospital in north west Delhi.

The boy and his twin sister were born prematurely at 7.35am last Thursday, but the girl was stillborn and the boy pronounced dead at 1pm.

But an hour later the baby’s grandfather Praveen Mallik discovered that the body bag the child had been placed in was moving.

The boy was then taken to hospital in a critical condition.

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