New Delhi, March 5: A pathologist at Chhindwara district hospita was left shocked after a man who was pronounced dead by doctors resuscitated during autopsy. The man named Himanshu Bharadwaj was critically injured on Sunday evening in a road mishap. Also Read - Spooky, Right? This Thailand Woman Dresses up as Zombie to Sell Clothes of Dead People Online

He was taken to a local hospital but as his condition worsened he was referred to a private hospital in Nagpur where he was declared brain-dead. Also Read - Why no Mention of Time of Death? AIIMS Report Highlights More Points to CBI in SSR Case

Bhardwaj, a resident of Chhindwara was brought back and his body was sent for postmortem by the District Hospital. Fortunately, Dr. Nirnay Pandey, the pathologist, detected Bharadwaj’s pulse and sent his body to a ward in the hospital. Bhardwaj underwent initial treatment and was referred to Nagpur hospital. Also Read - 'She Had Her Eyes Open': 20-Year-Old Michigan Woman Declared Dead Found Alive at Funeral Home!

“At times, in brain-dead patients, the heart and the respiratory system stop functioning transiently, which seems to be the case here. Himanshu is still brain-dead. Thus, we have referred him to Nagpur due to lack of sufficient facilities locally,” CNN-News 18 quoted a doctor as saying.