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Wednesday, May 27, 2020



Covid-19 tests on bodies: New ICMR guidelines advise collection of swabs

May 20, 2020 10:32 pm

The main aim of these guidelines is from the viewpoint of safety to conduct medicolegal autopsy by avoiding any invasive surgical procedures and avoiding contact with body fluids for mortuary staff, body handlers and doctors conducting post-mortem examination.

Murder case of Unnao rape victim’s father: Autopsy of witness fails to ascertain cause of death, viscera sent for testing

August 28, 2018 6:17 am

On Saturday evening, the Unnao district administration had exhumed the body of Yunus, who was buried on August 18, amid protests by his family and some local residents who claimed it was against Sharia law.

Woman found dead in hotel: Autopsy says no external injuries

June 12, 2018 4:11 am

On Thursday, the woman was found dead inside the bathroom of Holiday Inn at Mayur Vihar. Police said she and her 20-year-old boyfriend had checked into the hotel, but he left soon after claiming his father was ill.

'Brain-dead' man found alive on autopsy table in MP hospital

March 05, 2018 9:42 pm

Himanshu Bharadwaj regained consciousness and his all vitals are found to be stable, he said, adding that Bharadwaj was again referred to Nagpur for better treatment. Alleging medical negligence, Bharadwaj's relative Santosh Rajput demanded a stern action against the doctors concerned.

Mother-in-law says Manjeet was rushed to private clinic, doctor denies

June 29, 2017 7:40 am

“There is no record of any Manjeet Kaur in my clinic for the past many months. If her family can give us the card, I can find out as to when she last visited me. So far, as per my knowledge she did not visit my clinic,” said Dr Hari Singh.

Ludhiana: Forced abortion led to woman’s death, autopsy confirms

June 29, 2017 1:40 pm

“First we got a call that she was unwell and critical. Minutes later, another call came saying she was dead. When we reached there, all we saw was blood on bedsheets, quilt, clothes of my daughter, cotton and other pieces of cloth,” said the father.

First-yr PG doctor at Sion Hospital conducts autopsy without the presence of forensic expert

June 21, 2016 2:53 am

Done in absence of forensic expert, videography; kin demand second autopsy at JJ Hospital.

Leopard dead on Manesar golf course: Autopsy indicates unnatural causes

April 23, 2014 3:48 am

According to officials, the body of the leopard was found in a golf course, which is located close to a forest, around 6 am on April 16 by the golf course staff.

AIIMS checks on tetanus shot he took before death

February 08, 2014 12:41 am

These tests include histopathological and toxicological analysis on samples of every organ preserved from the autopsy.

Eight-year-old dies after being ‘beaten up’ by teacher

February 04, 2014 1:23 am

The police are waiting for his autopsy report before interrogating his teacher Mohammed Arshad Hussain.