Dr. Bedanta Sarma

Dr. Bedanta Sarma


Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2009) from Gauhati Medical College (Gauhati University, Guwahati)

MD in Forensic Medicine & Toxicology (2015) from Assam Medical College (Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences, Guwahati)

Email :drbedanta.fmt@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Area of Interest

  • Forensic Toxicology,

    Clinical Forensic Medicine


    1. Life member of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine
    2. Life member of Indian Society of Toxicology
    3. Life member of Karnataka Medico Legal Society

Honors / Awards

Best postgraduate in FMT under SSUHS in 2015


1 Sarma B, Kumaran SM. Alcohol based hand sanitizer: Abuse during lockdown amidst COVID-19 lockdown. Asian J Pharm Clin Res 2022;15(1):14-17
2 Sarma B, Kumaran SM, Siddamsetty AK. Problems faced by resident doctors while handling medicolegal cases in casualty. European Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2022;9(1):144-48
3 Sarma B, Dash SK, Kumaran SM, Siddamsetty AK. Suicide by unusual methods: A rare case of complex suicide. Int J Res Med Sci 2022;10(1):273-76
4 Sarma B, Dash SK, Ghormade PS. Death following accidental compression of neck by safety harness: A case of fall from height. Indian Journal of Forensic and Community Medicine 2022;8(4):258-61.
5 Sarma B, Ghormade PS, Sahu BK. Mass casualty following Lightning stroke: Analysis of six cases. Int. J. of Allied Med. Sci. and Clin. Research 2021;9(2):405-09
6 Patel SH, Kumaran SM, Sarma B. Recording of evidence by video conferencing: Challenges with a reflection on a path ahead. EJBPS 2021;8(11):113-17
7 Kumaran SM, Sarma B, Siddamsetty AK. Deception detection tests: A subdued investigating tool. Int. J. of Research and Review 2021;8(11): 419-422
8 Dheeraj AB, Giri SK, Sarma B. Doctrine of Novus Actus Interveniens not always a defense: Analysis of a case. Indian J Crit Care Med;24(10):983-985
9 Ghormade PS, Sahu BK, Sarma B. Fatal toxic megacolon during exacerbation of ulcerative colitis in puerperium. Journal of case reports;10(2):127-31
10 Dash SK, Ghormade PS, Sarma B. Assessment of knowledge and practice of safety measures by the agricultural workers using pesticide in Loharsi gram panchyat of Durg district, Chhattisgarh: One year pilot study. J. of Indian Society of Toxicology;16(1):01-08
11 Sarma B, Dash SK, Ghormade PS, Ahmed RU. Death following ingestion of wild mushroom: An autopsy-based study. J. of Indian Society of Toxicology;16(1):22-26
12 Ghormade P S, Som J P, Sarma B, Dash S.K. Autopsy findings in death due to Eisenmenger syndrome: medico-legal case of road traffic accident. Forensic Science International: Reports 2 (2020) 100040
13 Soni JP, Ghormade PS, Akhade SP, Chavali KH, Sarma B, A fatal case of multi organ failure in acute yellow phosphorous poisoning. Autopsy case reports, 2020.Jan-Marc.;10(1):2-6
14 Sarma B, Dash SK, Chavali K. Fatal Mushroom Poisoning: A Case-series. Journal of Indian Society of Toxicology 2019;15(1):48-53
15 Sarma B, Ghormade PS, Akhade SP. Survival after accidental strangulation (Isadora duncun syndrome). J for Med Sci Law 2019;28(1):26-30
16 Sarma B, Ghormade PS, Homicidal stab injury over an extremely rare site: A case report. Int. J. of Allied Med. Sci. and Clin. Research. 2018; 6(3):761-66
17 Sarma B, Dash S K, Ghormade P S. Chaperon Practice.Global vis a vis Indian Scenario; JIAFM.2017; 39 (4): 407-12
18 Ghormade PS, Sarma B, Gajbhiye S. Sub-occipital ligature knot in a case of long drop suicidal hanging with rare autopsy finding of cervical spine fracture. Egyptian journal of forensic sciences 2018; 8(1):31
19 Sarma B, Ghormade PS, Chavali KH, Dash SK, Soni JP. Pattern of cardiac injury following blunt trauma: An autopsy-based study. Indian journal of forensic medicine and toxicology 12(1):43