January 31, 2020 3:50 am
Justice Sadhana Jadhav said that she could not take away the fundamental right of the three accused — Hema Ahuja, Bhakti Mehare and Anikta Khandelwal — to appear before the Maharashtra Medical Council of India, which is carrying out a separate inquiry in the matter.
January 16, 2020 2:08 am
In November last year, the accused had approached the HC seeking relaxation in some of the conditions imposed, including not allowing them to leave the city, reporting to the crime branch every alternate day and not entering the BYL Nair Hospital.
December 30, 2019 10:57 am
“The two doctors, through their lawyers, have explained the circumstances and put forth their side. They conveyed that they never received any written complaint from Dr Payal Tadvi or her family,” said MSHRC chairperson M A Sayeed.
November 25, 2019 2:41 am
The accused were granted bail by the Bombay High Court on August 9 with conditions prohibiting them from leaving Mumbai without court permission and requiring them to report to the crime branch every alternate day.
November 08, 2019 2:12 am
According to the statement of Tadvi’s cousin, who is a sub-inspector, the mother of the deceased, Abeda, had told him on May 11 that Tadvi was being increasingly harassed by her seniors.
October 26, 2019 12:36 pm
The high court had granted doctors Hema Ahuja, Bhakti Mehare and Ankita Khandelwal bail in August with conditions including not traveling outside the city without the court’s permission.
September 21, 2019 2:41 am
The petition alleged that “caste-based discrimination” was “rampant... in higher educational institutions” and that this “reflects flagrant non-compliance with the existing norms and regulations in place for the same”.
September 01, 2019 11:50 am
In the order, the court said the licences issued to the three accused doctors by the Medical Council of India as well as Maharashtra Medical Council shall remain suspended till conclusion of the trial.
August 10, 2019 2:20 pm
“We were prepared for this decision. But we had also hoped that the court would not granted them bail after going through the evidence. We don’t want them to be out. All we want is them to be in jail for 10 to 15 years and cancellation of their licenses forever,” said Salman Tadvi, the husband of the deceased.
August 10, 2019 1:44 pm
The court, however, said that their licences, issued by Medical Council of India and the Maharashtra Medical Council, shall remain suspended till the conclusion of the trial.