Meanwhile, it has been learnt that three days ago, another snake was caught in a mouse trap kept in the ward.
Their major demands included payment of salary arrears for the last five months and issuance of experience certificates.
Meanwhile, the duty doctors maintained that representations were submitted to the Collector over the payment of salary wage arrears.
Kakinada Government General Hospital staff blamed increased footfall of patients for the black fungus medicine unavailability, as the district collector assured adequate supply of required medicines.
Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital is planning to set up additional vaccine camps in places where there is a crowding of outpatients.
AITUC city secretary P Rama Krishna Reddy said the staff have been organising protests seeking payment of pending salaries for the last 14 days on the hospital premises.
The incident came to light when the family members of Vijayalakshmi, a patient from Kadapa, lodged a complaint with the GGH authorities on Wednesday.
She held a meeting with the hospital management to review the preparedness for the third wave.
The aim of Yuvraj Singh's YouWeCan foundation is to provide 1,000 beds to medical college hospitals all over the countries and improve the basic infrastructure facilities in the hospitals.
Though proposals were readied in March, they were not forwarded to govt due to Covid-19: Superintendent
Further, he explained that the alarm system for alerting in case of drop in pressure in supply of oxygen failed to work.
At a time when the second wave was at its peak, nearly 1,200 new positive patients were being admitted on a daily basis, which has now significantly decreased to double digit numbers.
The problem however though is that there is only one counsellor available at the centre now against the sanctioned strength of three, while the centre receives patients from five districts.
Lakshmana Reddy along with a team of psychiatrists visited the de addiction centre and inspected the services being provided to the addicts here on Tuesday.
MLA Bhumana Karunakar Reddy has appealed to people to avoid making allegations against doctors and nurses who have been offering their services during Covid-19.