Month: December 2013

Join Open Seminar On Patients’ Rights And Medical Negligence: PBT Celebrates 12th Anniversary On Monday (Dec. 30) In Kolkata

The 12th Anniversary of establishment of People for Better Treatment (PBT) will be held in Kolkata at “Kala Kunge” (in “Kala Mandir” premise at 48 Shakespeare Sarabi, Kolkata 700017) at 4 PM on Monday (December 30, 2013) to spread awareness about patients’ rights and to bring hope of justice for all victims of medical negligence …

PBT Opens New Support Center In Delhi, New Center In Chennai To Be Inaugurated On Saturday, December 21

In the presence of PBT President, Dr. Kunal Saha and other dignitaries and many victims of medical negligence, a new support center to serve people of Delhi and surrounding areas was inaugurated at the IWPC center in central Delhi yesterday.  The new support center (see address under “Our People”)  in Delhi will be run under …

Open Public Seminar On Medico-legal Issues On Tuesday (Dec. 17) In Connaught Place, Delhi: New PBT Support Center For Victims of “Medical Negligence”

An open public seminar will be held on Tuesday (December 17, 2013) at 4 PM at Indian Women’s Press Corps (IWPC), 5 Windsor Place (between Le Meridian and Sangrila Hotels in Connaught Place), New Delhi on “medical negligence” and problems in Indian healthcare system.  Dr. Kunal Saha, PBT president who was recently awarded highest-ever compensation …

MCI To Elect Next MCI President But It Will Be Contingent Upon Pending Writ Petition In Calcutta High Court

Supreme Court on Monday (December 9) did not grant stay of the proposed Medical Council of India (MCI) meeting scheduled to be held on December 10-11, 2013 where the next MCI president and vice-president would be chosen by members who already have bee elected and/or nominated from different states as the Apex Court said that …

Two SC Registry Officials Sentenced To Jail For Bribery: Another Historic Fallout Of Anuradha’s Death From Medical Negligence

After the unprecedented award of the highest-ever compensation for “medical negligence” delivered by the Supreme Court just over a month ago, another history was made today from the wrongful death, Anuradha Saha, as corruption inside the highest court of the land came to limelight when CBI Delhi District Court (Saket) Judge Mr. Dinesh Sharma sentenced …