Medical negligence at Gate Hospital takes life of police constable in Guwahati
GUWAHATI: A police constable deputed at Dispur police station allegedly lost his life due to incorrect treatment at Gate Hospital located at Noomati in Guwahati.
The deceased constable named Babul Ali hailed from Mandakata in Assam.
The kin of the deceased alleged that the hospital authorities did not provide proper treatment to the patient, who was suffering from a non-lethal disease. According to reports, the patient was suffering from piles.
The deceased was allegedly kept under ventilation and his family was only informed of his death a day after his death. The kin has also accused the hospital of keeping to the patient in the ventilator to work up a larger payout at the end.
The deceased was earlier admitted to the GMCH for treatment, but the family was asked to shift to a different hospital.
An FIR has been lodged against the hospital authorities.