A spokesman for Darent Valley Hospital in Dartford, Kent, said it was "currently on standby to receive cases" after more than 30 people, including children, were found inside a shipping container in Tilbury docks.
The uncle of dead Afghan immigrant Meet Singh Kapoor says he wanted a better life for his children. Instead his children watched him die.
ITV News has spoken to the translator police used after 35 Afghan Sikhs, including 13 children, were found in a boat in Tilbury Docks.
ITV News has obtained exclusive footage of people, believed to be Afghan Sikhs, being released from a shipping container at Tilbury Docks.