covid-19

26-yr-old doctor tests Covid +ve thrice, twice after vaccination

Three times since July 2020 and twice after being vaccinated earlier this year, a 26-year-old Mulund physician has been positive for Covid-19, according to Malathy Iyer. “The reinfections are confusing,” said Dr.... Read more »
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In Nagpur, a doctor, his wife, and four others have been arrested for a Rs 1.34 crore fraud

Dr. Rajesh Baghe and his wife Rashmi, along with four others, have been charged with defrauding Praful Bahatude and his partners of around Rs.134 crore. At the Pachpaoli police station, a cheating... Read more »
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Doc duped ₹ 34.70 by Pharma firm staffer on promise of Covid meds

Nagpur: Police stated on Friday that a doctor was scammed out of Rs 34.70 lakh by a pharmaceutical business employee who promised to secure an order to provide COVID-19 pills to a... Read more »

At the Covid centre in Maharashtra, a patient hits a doctor with a saline stand

On Wednesday, a 55-year-old Covid-19 patient attacked a doctor at a government hospital in Alibag, Raigad, with a saline stand. According to the authorities, the doctor was seriously injured and was taken... Read more »
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Maharashtra: Doctor booked for molesting nurse on night duty; no arrest yet

Mumbai: A Nalasopara based doctor has been booked for allegedly molesting a nurse on duty. As per the report, the accused molested a nurse working in his hospital in June.     In her complaint... Read more »

Doctor booked for not informing kin about patient’s death, overcharging

A doctor was arrested in Maharashtra’s Sangli district on Thursday for allegedly not disclosing to a woman’s family for two days that she had died, and moreover overcharging them. The 60-year-old woman... Read more »
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Maharashtra forming expert cell to protect doctors against complaints by patients’ kin: Govt tells HC

The Maharashtra government told the Bombay High Court on Wednesday that it was in the process of constituting a special cell to protect doctors against unwarranted police complaints and FIRs filed by... Read more »
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Doctor couple found dead within hours of each other

In an unfortunate incident, a doctor was found dead by suicide on Thursday morning, hours after his wife was found dead in their house in Azadnagar, Wanowrie. The 28-year-old husband was an... Read more »
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On-duty doc assaulted by sons of Covid patient

Maharashtra: Two sons of a Covid patient who died at Civic-run Sion Hospital, assaulted the treating doctor. A team of police officials has been sent to Nashik to nab the brothers. A... Read more »
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Doctor couple held for supplying leftover vaccines to unofficial camps in Mumbai

Kandivali police has arrested the doctor couple that runs Shivam Hospital at Charkop for allegedly supplying “unutilised” or “leftover” vials of Covid-19 vaccines for unauthorised camps organised at Hiranandani Heritage housing society... Read more »