ARM AMPUTATION

  • WB: Doctor to pay Rs 20 lakh for boy's arm amputation December 24, 2012

    Kolkata: A consumer court in West Bengal has slapped a Rs 20 lakh fine on a doctor for medical negligence that resulted in a three year boy losing an arm due to gangrene and subsequent amputation. The fine was slapped on medico Chandan Roy by the Hooghly District Consumer Forum on...
  • Women faint after watching '127 Hours' January 14, 2011

    Danny Boyle's new movie is not for the faint hearted two moviegoers passed out while watching gory scenes in 127 Hours and paramedics were called in to help. The cinema has put up warning notices post the incident. One woman fainted and another had a seizure as they watched the...