Hospital fined for negligence after 12 years

14 March, 2016

S Kamatchi, a resident of Avadi finally gets compensation of 1.29 lakhs for medical negligence after 12 years. She was admitted into a private hospital in Ambattur in 2004 for a cataract surgery at Dr. Bhat’s hospital, after which she realised that she had lost eyesight in her right eye. A case was filed at the district consumer disputes redressal forum for compensation.