• Download mobile app
20 Apr 2021, Edition - 2107, Tuesday

Trending Now

  • Mumbai: Gang defrauds businessman of Rs 40 lakh on pretext of selling gold; 3 arrested.
  • Mamata reaches out to PM Narendra Modi for help as COVID-19 situation worsens in Bengal.
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announces lockdown in Delhi, starting from 10 pm tonight till 5 am, April 26.

Coimbatore

Hospital blamed for death of 59-year old man

Covai Post Network

Share

Some relatives of a 59-year old man, who died after undergoing treatment at GKNM hospital here for the last 15 days, today picketed the hospital to protest against wrong treatment.

Velayutham of Udayampalayam in the city was admitted to the hospital a fortnight ago and died in the early hours of today. The hospital management demanded Rs.1.25 lakh, the outstanding balance, for handing over the body, police said.

Blaming the hospital for wrong diagnosis and treatment, some relatives squatted in front of the hospital and sought compensation for the failure of the management and demanded that the body be handed over immediately.

The relatives and hospital authorities in talks over the issue.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

COIMBATORE WEATHER