Maha COVID-19 patient dies at govt hospital kin attack doctor

    Pune, May 9 (PTI) A woman doctor and two staffers of a
government hospital were attacked by two sons of a COVID-19
patient after his death at Indapur in Pune district of
Maharashtra, police said on Sunday.
    The 56-year-old patient died on Saturday due to
COVID-19 complications during treatment, an officer said.
    "Following the death of the patient, two of his sons
came to the hospital and assaulted a woman doctor and two
other members of staff," he said.
    The duo was booked under various sections of the
Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Maharashtra Medicare Service
Persons and Medicare Service Institutions (Prevention of
Violence and Damage or Loss to Property) Act, 2010, the
officer added. PTI SPK

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