NEW DELHI: Delhi’s premier Moolchand Hospital repeatedly misled a woman into continuing with her pregnancy when she wanted to terminate it after a previous ultrasound test in Imphal gave an early warning that her foetus had a “grossly shortened lower left limb”.  On May 18, the mother delivered a physically challenged baby in Moolchand, ringing true the warning issued…

With nearly 5.2 million medical injuries recorded each year in India, an Assam professor, who recently lost his wife due to “utter callousness” of doctors has begun spreading awareness about medical negligence which he claims has acquired “endemic proportions” in the country. Ankuran Dutta, who lost wife Anamika Ray due to “procedural lapses” by doctors, has been…