Month: September 2018

West Bengal Medical Council President and Trinomul-Congress MLA, Dr. Nirmal Maji, Will Stand Trial On December 1 For “Criminal Conspiracy” (IPC Section 120b) And “Criminal Defamation” (IPC Section 501)

A Judge in the “Special Court” in Barasat, West Bengal created for delivery of expedited justice for criminal complaints pending against corrupt and unscrupulous MLAs and MPs issued charge-sheet under Indian Penal Code (IPC) Section 120b (criminal conspiracy) and Section 500/501 (criminal defamation) against Dr. Nirmal Maji, sitting West Bengal Medical Council (WBMC) president and …

Court In England Cancels License Of Indian Doctor For Medical Negligence In India As Indian Medical Council Remains Silent After 4 Years

In a remarkable demonstration of delivery of medical justice, Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS), highest legal tribunal to adjudicate complaints of medical and ethical violations against doctors practicing in United Kingdom (UK), has held Dr. Pantula Sastry, an Indian cancer specialist, guilty for professional misconduct and permanently canceled his practicing license in UK for causing …

Rs. 20 Lakh Awarded For Botched Gallbladder Surgery Awarded By W.B. State Commission: PBT President Successfully Argues On Behalf Poor Victim’s Family

West Bengal State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (WBSCDRC) in Kolkata passed a major judgment this week holding a general surgeon and local nursing home in West Midnapore, about 150 km from Kolkata, guilty for medical negligence and slapped a compensation of Rs. 20 lakh against the doctor and hospital. Banamali Samanta, a 62-year old poor …