Professor suspended over medicos death

07 October, 2016

The Director of Medical Education on Thursday suspended Jilse George, Professor of Medicine and Head of the Department at the Government Medical College, Ernakulam, and Bino Jose, a first-year postgraduate student at the college, following an enquiry panel submitted a report on the death of Shamna Tansi, a medical student, in July.

The enquiry team had visited the medical college soon after the relatives of the student alleged that it was a case of medical negligence.


IMA condemns

The Indian Medical Association (IMA), Kochi, has condemned the suspension of Dr. George.