Pvt nursing home in Dum Dum allegedly demands Rs 23L from Covid infected doctor
| Monday | 3rd August, 2020
Kolkata: ILS hospital a private nursing home in Dum Dum has allegedly demanded Rs 23 lakh from a Covid infected doctor and his familymembers.
The nursing home later lowered the bill to Rs 16 lakh and the family members had paid the amount.
The patient was admitted to the nursing home on June 26 with symptoms and later tested positive.
The nursing home claimed that the patient was put under ventilation several times as his condition was fast deteriorating.
The doctor, a gynecologist was currently associated with the same hospital against which the family members brought the allegations of overcharging.