Mangaluru: Family members, relatives and friends of Mohammed Faizal (23) of Kotekar Beeri, staged a protest in front of Yenepoya Hospital in on Monday, alleging that he had died owing to negligence of the doctors.
Faizal had gone to the Arabian Gulf on employment about a year ago. He had to return home because of a kidney ailment and was admitted to Yenepoya hospital for treatment.
On Monday afternoon, alleged the relatives, the doctors had asked for blood for his dialysis. It was provided. When the patient died in the evening, the family accused that it was not given to him in time.
The crowd, numbering about 300, demanded action against the doctors. When enquired, the doctors said that the death had occurred in spite of transfusion of blood to the patient.