Odisha: Doctor at Puri district Hospital allegedly assaulted by relatives of a patient

04 July, 2016

Odisha district hospital reported a case of alleged assault on a doctor by the relatives of a patient who died during treatment. The youth Akshaya Kumar Swain of Baleswarpatana was brought to the Puri Sardar Hospital in a critically ailing condition in the morning at the hospital. Later, during his treatment he passed away. After which, the his relatives got agitated and allegedly thrashed the doctor, accusing him of medical negligence. As implied by some sources on the matter, the relatives of...

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