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New Delhi: Dr Kunal Saha whose petition against the West Bengal Medical Council for not taking any disciplinary action against Dr Sukumar Mukherjee considered responsible for the death of Dr Saha’s wife, Anuradha Saha, was rejected by the Supreme Court on Friday, has said he will file a review petition against the court’s decision.
Kolkata: Expressing alarm over the increasing incidents of medical negligence in West Bengal, People for Better Treatment (PBT), an organisation crusading against the menace, on Wednesday blamed the Mamata Banerjee government for the state being the “worst” in providing healthcare.
New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has appealed for review of a recent Supreme Court judgement in which the apex court awarded a record Rs 6.08 crore compensation in a case of medical negligence.
Medical Council of India has indicted senior medicine specialist Dr Sukumar Mukherjee and veteran dermatologist Dr Baidyanath Halder of Kolkata for negligence and breaching standard medical protocols in treating a woman Anuradha Saha, an NRI and US-based child psychologist, who later died. The MCI’s decision overturns the two doctors’ exoneration by West Bengal Medical Council.