Medical Negligence in India

Authored By:- Vishruta, Law Student at Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies. The author has written this article while pursuing our 10 Days Workshop on Legal Research and Writing INTRODUCTION: Negligence is a civil tort when one breaches his duty of care to another causing any damage or loss. When such negligence is followed by any professionals such as doctors, lawyers, accountant, engineer, etc., it is said to be Professional Negligence. Medical negligence is one such negligence which comes under Professional Negligence. It has been a serious issue in recent years…