Kunal Saha

  • NRI doctor death case: Kunal Saha's long wait gets finally over October 25, 2013

    New Delhi: In a landmark judgement in a case of medical negligence, the Supreme Court on Thursday enhanced compensation paid to US-based NRI Dr Kunal Saha from Rs 1.73 crore to Rs 5.96 crore for the death of his wife at the age 36 in a Kolkata hospital due to...
  • FTP: Will Anuradha Saha medical negligence case become a turning point in healthcare? October 24, 2013

    In a landmark judgement in a case of medical negligence, the Supreme Court on Thursday enhanced compensation paid to US-based NRI Dr Kunal Saha from Rs 1.73 crore to Rs 5.96 crore for the death of his wife at the age 36 in a Kolkata hospital due to maltreatment. This...
  • NRI doctor medical negligence case: Dr Kunal Saha's long fight October 24, 2013

    Kolkata: It has been a long fight for Dr Kunal Saha, who lost his wife Dr Anuradha Saha 15 years ago due to medical negligence by a Kolkata hospital. Dr Kunal Saha and wife Anuradha had come to India from America for a holiday back in 1998. 36-year-old Anuradha developed...
  • Judgement marks a beginning of a change in India's health care system: Kunal Saha October 24, 2013

    In a landmark judgement in a case of medical negligence, the Supreme Court on Thursday enhanced compensation paid to NRI Dr Kunal Saha from Rs 1.73 crore to Rs 5.96 crore for the death of his wife at the age 36 in a Kolkata hospital due to maltreatment. This is...
  • SC orders damages of Rs 5.96 cr in Anuradha Saha case October 24, 2013

    New Delhi: In a landmark judgement in a case of medical negligence, the Supreme Court on Thursday enhanced compensation paid to US-based NRI Dr Kunal Saha from Rs 1.73 crore to Rs 5.96 crore for the death of his wife at the age 36 in a Kolkata hospital due to...
  • Anuradha Saha case: Husband Kunal Saha says HC's judgement a step forward July 2, 2013

    In a landmark judgement on medical negligence, the Calcutta High Court has ordered 17 Kolkata doctors to stand trial for criminal conspiracy in the death of Anuradha Saha. "I'm still fighting. It was a step forward. The judgement will send a strong message to all the medical leaders," said her...
  • US-based doc awarded Rs 1.73 cr for wife's death October 21, 2011

    New Delhi: Awarding a record compensation in a medical negligence case, the country apex consumer panel has directed that a US-based Indian origin doctor be paid Rs 1.73 crore for the death of his wife who had undergone treatment at a prominent hospital in Kolkata in 1998. The National Consumer Dispute...
  • Lone crusader exposes corruption in SC office February 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Two officials in the Supreme Court registrar's office and a lawyer, who were arrested for allegedly demanding money for early listing of a case, were produced in a Delhi court on Tuesday. The trio was arrested after a complainant, Dr Kunal Saha, blew the whistle on them, exposing possible...
  • SC officials held for taking Rs 75K bribe from NRI doc February 11, 2009

    New Delhi: Three Supreme Court officials have been arrested by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for demanding bribe from a doctor for early listing of his case. The complaint was lodged by US-based Dr Kunal Saha. Saha alleged that the officials, who belong to the Supreme Court’s Registry Department, demanded Rs 75,000...