WATCH: Social worker testifies at Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing



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JOHANNESBURG - The quest to find out what exactly happened to Life Esidimeni psychiatric patients continues.

The first week of arbitration has been an emotional roller coaster for the families and witnesses.

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It's exposed several previously unreported details relating to the movement of patients from Life Esidimeni to unlicensed NGOs.

The death toll has also been revised twice.

The Gauteng Health Department says 141 psychiatric patients died after being moved to various facilities.


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