Delhi AIIMS fined Rs One lakh for negligent eye treatment

20 June, 2016

New Delhi: The premier health institute, AIIMS, has been directed to pay Rs one lakh by a consumer forum in Delhi to the parents of a girl child for alleged negligence in carrying out transplantation of cornea in her eye. South Delhi District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum bench presided by Justice N K Goel asked the hospital to pay the money to the parents of Haryana resident Baby Priyanka, noting that three corneal graftings (surgery for cornea transplantation) in her left eye failed conse...

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