75 per cent COVID-19 patients were overcharged by private hospitals in Maharashtra: Survey

Dr Abhay Shukla of the Jan Aarogya Abhiyan said that though the Maharashtra government had announced that the rates of treatment will be regulated, the instructions were not heeded.

published on : 29th September 2021

Telangana govt cracks whip on 10 more hospitals for overcharging, negligence

All 79 TS hospitals against whom complaints were received issued show cause notices  

published on : 30th May 2021

NIMRA hospital pharmacists overcharge Covid-19 patients in Vijayawada

The inspection was based on a complaint filed by a patient’s attendant that the pharmacy staff demanded him to pay Rs 5,000 for one Remdesivir (COVIFOR) vial, while the MRP is Rs 3,500.

published on : 17th May 2021

Overcharging: INOX, Book My Show fined

The Commission directed INOX and Book My Show to refund the amounts with an interest of nine per cent, and directed them to pay Rs 10,000 for litigation charges.

published on : 25th March 2021