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Royal hoax call nurse's funeral

The funeral of the nurse who killed herself after a prank call to the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated has taken place in her home town in India.

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Royal College of Nursing: This is tragic news

Dr Peter Carter, chief executive and general secretary of the Royal College of Nursing said:

This is tragic news, and the thoughts of all at the Royal College of Nursing go to the family of Jacintha Saldanha.

It is deeply saddening that a simple human error due to a cruel hoax could lead to the death of a dedicated and caring member of the nursing profession.

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