Month: May 2021

“Patients’ Day” (Rogi Divas) on Friday (May 28): PBT Holds Open Zoom Conference at 5 PM (IST) to Celebrate Patients’ Rights

May 28 is celebrated each year as “Rogi Divas” (“Patients’ Day”) to commemorate the sacrifices made by all the victims of medical negligence and to celebrate fundamental rights for proper medical care for all the patients in India. This May 28 (“Rogi Divas”) is also the 23rd death anniversary of Anuradha Saha who died on …

ICMR Recommends Unproven Anti-parasite Drug “Ivermectin” For COVID-19 Treatment Ignoring Warnings From FDA and WHO: PBT Demands Full Disclosure and “Informed Consent” For Confused Citizens

At the initial stage of COVID-19 pandemic more than one year ago, Indian doctors started widespread use of unproven anti-malarial drug, Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), to treat COVID-19 following recommendation from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), top governmental authority responsible for control of COVID-19 pandemic. Most medical experts around the globe rejected any role of …

PBT President Publishes Scathing Article In British Medical Journal (BMJ) On Horrific COVID-19 Situation In India, Urges Government To Bring Honesty, Integrity and Transparency ICMR and Other Healthcare Authorities

In a scathing criticism of the shocking situation in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in India, top international medical journal, British Medical Journal (BMJ) posted an article on their website today written by PBT president, Dr. Kunal Saha, who has raised serious questions about how and why the COVID-19 situation went from bad to worse in …

ICMR and Health Ministry Send Post Confounding Treatment Guidelines For Using Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) In Home-bound COVID-19 Patients: PBT Seeks Immediate Answers

On the face of the ravaging second-wave of COVID-19 pandemic that has already killed thousands of defenseless Indians and countless others with milder disease are treated at home, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MOHFW), nation’s two top health regulatory authorities have advised conflicting treatment guidelines for home-bound …

ICMR and Health Ministry Again Recommend Unproven Anti-malaria Drug Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) For COVID-19 Treatment, Remain Silent About Actual Number of Dead: PBT Sends Notice, Plans to Move Court Again

The Washington Post, world-renowned newspaper from USA, carried a report this week entitled,”In an Indian city, obituaries reveal missing coronavirus deaths and untold suffering” describing the horrific status of COVID-19 situation in India. The report provides compelling evidence showing that government authorities in different states have been involved with grossly suppressing the number of people …