Boy dies of alleged anaesthesia overdose

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Bangalore : A 16-year-old boy, who was admitted to a City hospital to undergo liposuction (removal of excess fat), died due to an alleged overdose of anaesthesia. Abhishek, who weighed 85 kg, died on Wednesday evening at Columbia Asia Hospital. He was brought there from Panacea Hospital, where he was supposed to undergo liposuction.  Abhishek’s […]

Fire engulfs Bangalore’s Columbia hospital

Friday, January 6th, 2012
Columbia Asia Hospital

Bangalore: Days after the nation stood witness to the fire tragedy at AMRI hospital in Kolkata, a fire broke out at the Columbia Asia hospital in India’s IT capital on Friday afternoon. Like in Kolkata, the fire broke out in the basement of the hospital but the alert staff averted tragedy by rushing out over […]