Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Topic: Medical negligence

Ph.D. scholar’s suicide sparks students’ outrage over negligence at Central University of Rajasthan

A Ph.D. scholar at the Central University of Rajasthan died on July 26 after a series of events that began with her suicide attempt. The students alleged that the medical negligence from authorities claimed her life. They also said that the security officer in the campus assaulted the protesting students.

Karnataka: Woman, twin babies die as hospital refuses treatment for not carrying Aadhaar

A pregnant woman and her twin babies were died after the woman denied treatment at a government hospital on Wednesday night as she was not carrying an Aadhaar card.

Jailed Kashmiri separatist leader needs urgent medical care, daughter to PM

Kashmiri journalist Ruwa Shah on Thursday wrote a letter to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking intervention into the medical negligence faced by her...

UP: 5-year-old dies of dengue waiting outside hospital 4 hours for treatment

Savanya Gupta, a 5-year-old child died after four hours of waiting to be admitted to the Firozabad Medical College in Uttar Pradesh on Monday afternoon.

No stretcher, Bihar woman with brain hemorrhage carried on plastic sack

A shocking video widely shared on social media show an 80-year-old woman from Bhojpur in Bihar who suspected to have suffered brain haemorrhage had to be carried around on a plastic sack in a government hospital as no stretcher was available on Friday.

“Institutional Murder,” Protests over Kerala’s first transgender radio jockey’s death

Anannyah Kumari Alex, a well-known transgender media personality from Kerala, who was the first from her community to file nomination papers as a candidate for the Kerala Assembly elections this time, was found dead in an apartment in Kochi on Tuesday, a week after she accused Dr Arjun Asokan, a plastic surgeon at Renai Medicity in Kochi of medical negligence.