Feb 8, 2018
KOLKATA: Two doctors at the emergency wing of R G Kar Medical College and Hospital were on Tuesday night attacked by a patient’s family, alleging delay in treatment. This assault came within a week of a similar attack on doctors at the National Medical College and Hospital‘s emergency wing.
Around 11.45pm on Tuesday, Md Manwar (33), a resident of Rajabagan Lane at Baranagar was brought to the hospital with an injury on his hand. Soon after, two of the patient’s family confronted the attending doctor, alleging delay in treatment. An argument ensued after which they manhandled two doctors.