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Gujarat: Doctor held for negligence 7 months after patient dies

The incident had occurred on January 9 when Geeta Khant (33), a native of Malekpur Padadi village in Lunawada Taluka of Mahisagar, underwent a Caesarean operation at Arohi Maternity Clinic.

Kolkata: Relatives clash with junior doctors in govt hospital after patient dies

An intern was injured in the clash and regular services at Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital were disrupted as the junior doctors began a sit-in, demanding better security, they said.


Delhi: Doctor held for medical negligence in toddler’s death

Vijay Kumar Tiwari after examining the child, gave her some medicine. The child died soon after. Family members staged a protest and alleged that Tiwari gave a wrong medicine to her.

Karnataka doctors to go on indefinite stir from tomorrow; outpatient services to take a hit

Doctors are opposing the amendments to the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Act, 2007, which among others propose six months to three years of jail term and a hefty penalty for medical negligence.

Kerala: Road accident victim succumbs to injuries after being denied treatment

The deceased was seriously injured in a motorbike accident at 11 PM last night and died at around 6 AM this morning. He was taken to atleast two private hospitals in an ambulance soon after the mishap. However, as there were no bystanders, the hospitals refused to admit him, polce said.

Now, man loses leg after botched-up surgery at YCM Hospital

Dhendge was admitted to YCM Hospital on September 16 as he was finding it difficult to walk due to a vericose vein problem.


Supreme Court orders Tamil Nadu to pay Rs 1.7 crore compensation to girl who lost vision

The bench found no justification for why the necessary tests were overlooked by the doctors and held them accountable for negligence.

National consumer panel orders PGI to pay Rs 17 lakh to victim’s parents

Upholds order of the Chandigarh state consumer commission, enhances compensation

Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: Doctor gets bail

His lawyer contended that lab reports had revealed that contaminated medicines caused the deaths.

Ex-CJI death: Family to move NCC, sticks to medical negligence claim

According to Subhra, her father was first admitted at a private hospital in Noida with swollen feet.