#HYDERABAD :#The Punjagutta police have booked 16 people, including family members of a COVID victim, for attempting to attack a doctor at Virinchi Hospital in Banjara Hills on 27th May.

The family, meanwhile, alleged criminal negligence and said the victim was given an overdose of steroids and wrong dialysis. The man died after suffering a cardiac arrest. The family also alleged that the hospital overcharged them and the final bill came to a whopping Rs. 8 lakh. Claiming that the hospital was trying to save the doctor, the victim’s family staged a protest at the hospital on Thursday afternoon.

It is pertinent to note that Virinchi hospital was stripped off its license to treat COVID patients in 2020, the hospital was pulled up for over charging patients. However the management moved the High court and got a stay order.

Speaking to dw media, Punjagutta inspector of police, said V. Vamsi was admitted to

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