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  • Dr
    S.N Namboodri v Haneefa

    1998 (I) CPJ 389 ( Kerala SCDRC )

       

    Haneefa’s daughter aged 4 1/2 years 
    was taken to Dr S.N Namboodri for
    treatment of jaundice .He got her
    urine tested and prescribed some
    allopathic aswell as ayurvedic drugs ,
    but  no improvement occured and
    the child was shifted to Medical
    College but ultimately expired.

     

    Dr Namboodri’s qualifications DAM and
    DMS wrere in the ayurvedic system ,
    and on the basis of these
    qualifications and registration the
    state commission held that he was not
    competent to prescribe allopathic
    medicines . On the basis of the
    evidence of the two doctors who
    treated the child subsequently 
    Dr Namboodri was held negligent and
    the compensationb of Rs 25000/- was
    awarded to the complainant by the
    district forum was enhanced to Rs
    40000/-

      


         


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  • Dr S.N Namboodri v Haneefa
    1998 (I) CPJ 389 ( Kerala SCDRC )
       
    Haneefa’s daughter aged 4 1/2 years  was taken to Dr S.N Namboodri for treatment of jaundice .He got her urine tested and prescribed some allopathic aswell as ayurvedic drugs , but  no improvement occured and the child was shifted to Medical College but ultimately expired.
     
    Dr Namboodri’s qualifications DAM and DMS wrere in the ayurvedic system , and on the basis of these qualifications and registration the state commission held that he was not competent to prescribe allopathic medicines . On the basis of the evidence of the two doctors who treated the child subsequently  Dr Namboodri was held negligent and the compensationb of Rs 25000/- was awarded to the complainant by the district forum was enhanced to Rs 40000/-
      

         

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