TN Homeopathy doctor ends life, family alleges torture by official – Chennai News

The family stated that the doctor took the acute step on Saturday as a result of torture by the Joint Director of Health Services, Tamil Nadu, Dr Lakshmanan who was asking bribe of Rs 20,000 each month from Dr Srinivasan.

In the grievance filed by the deceased Doctor Srinivasan’s spouse, Shanthi, the Joint Director of Health Services had threatened that the clinic, Electro at Lakshmipuram in Periyakulam of Theni district run by her husband can be shut down if an quantity of Rs 20,000 was not paid each month.

She complained that the Joint Director used to recurrently threaten her husband saying that Allopathy medicines got on the homeopathy clinic and that he would seal the clinic if a bribe was not given to him recurrently.

In the grievance, Shanthi stated that her husband had bought an order from the Madurai Bench of the Madras High court docket that he was operating the clinic as per the principles and laws of the Tamil Nadu well being division. Dr Srinivasan, in accordance with his spouse, additionally filed a authorized discover in opposition to the Joint Director of Health Services. She alleged that even after this the Joint Director of Health Services, Dr Lakshmanan personally met her husband and threatened him that he would seal the clinic.

The deceased doctor’s spouse additionally stated that her husband had advised her that the Health Joint Director was within the strategy of sealing his clinic and that he was helpless and would commit suicide. This was on November 19, she stated.

Dr Srinivasan was later discovered useless in his clinic on November 20 and after postmortem at Theni district hospital, the physique was handed over to the family. However native folks protested and carried out a sit-in dharna refusing to obtain the physique. Later police stated {that a} case was registered in opposition to Joint Director of Health Services, Dr Lakshmanan for abetment of suicide underneath Sec 306 of the Indian Penal Code.

Senior law enforcement officials advised IANS that the funeral of Dr Srinivas passed off on Sunday and that investigations have commenced on the explanation behind his loss of life on the premise of the complaints filed by his spouse.

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