PGIMER slapped Rs 10 lakhs compensation for Improper Diagnosis

28 January, 2017

New Delhi: The amputation of a patients leg due to alleged medical negligence and improper diagnosis by doctors at at the one of the apex medical institutions of the country, PGIMER, Chandigarh has led the apex consumer commission asking it to pay Rs 10 lakh to his family. The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) made the observation while upholding the state commissions order granting the relief to Chandigarh resident Jaswinder Kumar (now deceased), who was operated by the a...

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