Doctors hold protest after colleague gets beaten up by patient’s family

Updated:5 months, 3 weeks ago IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra), May 20 (ANI): Two doctors in Mumbai’s JJ Hospital were severely beaten up by a patient’s relatives. Since then resident doctors have hindered from proceeding with their regular duties, to demand more security for the doctors. According to a resident doctor, the incident took place after a patient suffered earlier. He was advised not to eat anything before surgery, however, his relatives still made him consume food, before operation, which made him go sick. When the doctor was unable to perform his regular duty because of their disobedience, the relatives of the patient started creating a ruckus in the hospital which included beating up nurses, doctors and ward. The Police have taken all of them into custody and has taken up the proceedings. JJ Marg police station registered a case against 5 people under section 323,332,142,143,146,147 149, 427 of the IPC.

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