Month: August 2015

West Bengal Medical Council Has Suspended License of Only 3 Doctors In Last 4 Years

New information obtained (under RTI Act) by PBT shows that over the past 4 years since the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinomul Congress (TMC) came to power, West Bengal Medical Council (WBMC) has found only 3 doctors guilty for medical and/or ethical violation and suspended their medical registration for a period ranging between 3 months to 1 …

PBT Files Historic PIL In Supreme Court Against MCI, IMA, Health Ministry and World Medical Association (WMA) For Reinstating Dr. Ketan Desai As WMA President Through Lies and Deception

PBT has filed a new public interest litigation (PIL) in the Supreme Court today seeking direction to the Medical Council of India (MCI) and Ministry of Health to take appropriate measures for immediate removal of disgraced ex-MCI president, Dr. Ketan Desai, from the prestigious post of World Medical Association (WMA) president-elect. Apart from MCI, Indian …

MCI Seeks Another Adjournment To File Response In PIL Against MCI Election Rigging By Ketan Desai

A historic public interest litigation (PIL) was filed in the Supreme Court (SC) by PBT last November against Medical Council of India (MCI), Health Ministry and disgraced ex-MCI president, Dr. Ketan Desai seeking CBI investigation of the last MCI election for alleged rigging and manipulation by Dr. Desai and his cronies who are now occupying …

West Bengal and Punjab & Haryana Medical Councils are Worsts In Delaying Investigation of Complaints Against Doctors: MCI Reports

In a rare revelation of truth as to how victims of medical negligence are treated by the state medical councils, PBT has obtained scathing information under the RTI Act, 2005 from the Medical Council of India (MCI) documents containing the minutes of the MCI Ethics Committee minutes in which West Bengal Medical Council (WBMC) and …

West Bengal Medical Council Still Shielding The Main Culprit Physician, Dr. Sukumar Mukherjee, Who Was Responsible For Death Of Anuradha Saha: Calcutta High Court Imposes Penalty On Council For Delay

In a rare move involving cases against medical negligence, the Calcutta High Court imposed a cost against West Bengal Medical Council (WBMC) yesterday for deliberate delay in filing response affidavit in the writ petition for cancellation of license of Dr. Sukumar Mukherjee, disgraced physician who was held guilty for causing death of Anuradha Saha by …

PBT President Fights Against Unlawful Boycott of Calcutta High Court By Advocates: SC Directs To Hear Case By a Different Bench If Necessary

Since July 22, 2015, a fraction of the lawyers in Calcutta High Court who are backed by the ruling Trinomool Congress Party (TMC)have been boycotting a particular division bench presided by Justice Girish Chandra Gupta causing endless pain and suffering for the innocent justice-seekers in West Bengal. Dr. Kunal Saha, founding-president of PBT, came all …