The high profile Indira IVF altercation episode is going to the next level of charges. Medical reports of the assaulted person Abhishek Sukhwal suggest evidence that injuries to Abhishek are primarily on the upper body and are serious in nature. Injuries above the eyes and on the middle of the head ahve damaged the victims optic nerve, which is a vital part of the body.
Based on prima facie evidence from the medical reports, the Court is assessing the case to be registered under Section 323,325, 506 and 308 of the IPC against Manish Khatri and Ashish Lodha, Directors at Indira IVF, Udaipur. This high profile case of Directors of a company attacking and wounding an employee of Indira IVF came to light after an FIR was filed by Abhishek Sukhwal, an employee of Indira IVF Udaipur against his employers Manish Khatri and Ashish Lodha, both Directors of Indira IVF, on 2 September 2020.
Corporate governance in Indira IVF
Looking into the matter, the Board of Indira IVF, at a board meeting on 5 September, decided to relieve both Directors, Manish Khatri and Ashish Lodha from the role of Director Operations and Director Finance respectively. This was done to ensure that the insecurity and fear among employees is mitigated to a large extent.
Source: Media Reports and Indira IVF