Missing #LifeEsidimeni Patients 'Should Be Declared Dead'

The Gauteng health department still cannot locate 20 state mental health patients it removed from Life Esidimeni facilities almost three years ago, Democratic Alliance Gauteng MPL Jack Bloom has warned. This marks the latest point in the Life Esidimeni saga that saw 143 mental health patients die after they were transferred to 27 unlicensed NGOs.



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