Dr. Senthil Kumaran M

Dr. Senthil Kumaran M


Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification :

  • MBBS (2006) from Aarupadai Veedu  Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry, Pondicherry University.
  • MD in Forensic Medicine (2013) from SBKS Medical Institute & Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth.
  • DNB in Forensic Medicine (2019) from Diplomate of National Board

Email :senthil.fmt@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

    • Forensic Pathology
    • Forensic Anthropology


    1. Life member of Indian Medical Association
    2. Life member of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine
    3. Affiliate Member (Overseas) of the Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine
    4. Life member of the Indian Society of Toxicology
    5. Life member of South Indian Medico Legal Association
    6. Life member of Karnataka Medico Legal Society

Honors / Awards

Best Faculty Paper presentation in FORENSIC MEDICON 2018 – 39th Annual National Conference of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine (IAFM)

Books / Chapters

Instant Review of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology (ISBN No: 978-93-94238-60-2)


  1. 1 Senthil Kumaran, Venkatesh Janarthanan, Karthi Vignesh Raj K, Dr Sathish K, Dr Vijay Balaji R, Dr Manivel S. (2022). Dignified management of dead during COVID -19 pandemic – A commentary review 3(5); DOI: 10.31579/2690-8808/131
    2 Chaitanya M, Vinod AC, Subhashini R, Suraj S, Senthil K. A death due to wild tuber ingestion with literature review. JIAFM. 2022; 44(Suppl): s63-66.
    3 Bedanta S, Shreemanta KD, Arun KS, Senthil KM. Problems faced by resident doctors while handling medico-legal cases in casualty. EJBPS.  2022;9(1):144-48.
    4 Sarma B, Kumaran MS. Alcohol-based hand sanitizer: abuse during lockdown amidst COVID-19 pandemic. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, vol. 2021; 15(1):14-7.
    5 Sarma B, Kumaran SM, Kumar AS, Dash SK. Suicide by unusual methods: a rare case of complex suicide. Int J Res Med Sci 2022;10:273-6.
    6  Senthil Kumaran M, Sarma B, Arun Kumar S. Deception detection tests: a subdued investigating tool. International Journal of Research and Review. 2021; 8(11): 419-422.
    7  Sweta HP, Senthil KM, Bedanta S. Recording of evidence by video conferencing: Challenges with reflections on a path ahead. EJBPS. 2021; 8(11):113-7.
    8 Venkadesh J, Vinod AC, Sanjay S, Senthil KM. Stature estimation from the length of various vertebral segments: An autopsy based study in the South Indian population. JSIMLA. 2021; 13(2):100-5.
    9 Karthi VR, Senthil K, Norton S,Venkatesh J, Bhawana AB. An atypical presentation of coagulative necrosis in ala(bleach) toxicity. JFMT. Jan-Jun 2021; 38(1):77-81.
    10  Senthil KM, Venkadesh J, Karthi V. Challenges in medico-legal autopsy during Covid-19 pandemic times. JFMT. Jul-Dec 2020; 37(2):13-7.
    11 Gerard PD, Senthil KM. Surrogacy in India: Ethical and legal aspect. IJFMT 2020; 14(4):386-92.
    12 Venkadesh J, Vinod AC, Sanjay S, Senthil KM. Estimation of stature from various sternal lengths: An autopsy based study in South Indian population. IAFM. 2020; 42(2): 80-83.
    13 Senthil KM, Shrikanthan G. Awareness among undergraduate medical students about the laws on rape in India. IJCRT. 2020; 8(6):4607-12.
    14  Senthil KM, Benjy TV. A planned complex suicide: Self immolation with rat killer poisoning. JFMT. Jul-Dec 2019; 36(2):22-5.
    15  Senthil K, Gerard PD, Abhilash S. Penetrative pelvic trauma with isolated iliac artery injury: a case report. J Forensic Med Sci Law. 2019; 28(2):40-3.
    16 Senthil KM, Shrikanthan G. A study on cephalic indices among students from tamilnadu of india. IJSR. 2019; 8(6):1-3.
    17 Senthil KM, Shrikanthan G, Amudharaj D. Undergraduate medical student’s perception about sexual harassment, stalking and voyeurism in India. GJRA. 2019; 8(5):1-3.
    18 Shrikanthan G, Senthil KM, Amudharaj D. Awareness among undergraduate medical students about the acid attack in Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013. IJFMT. 2019; 13(1):190-5.
    19 Senthil KM, Shrikanthan G. A comparative study on cephalic and facial indices among students from southern parts of India. IJFMT. 2019; 13(1):4-9.
    20 Shrikanthan G, Senthil KM. Evaluation of the impact of an additional teaching module developed for issuing wound certificate. JIAFM. 2018; 40(3): 317-21.
    21 Devnath GP, Kumaran S, Shaha KK, Sathish. Fatal venlafaxaine and escitalapram toxicity. JIST. 2017; 13(1):41-2.
    22 Devnath GP, Kumaran S, Rajiv R, Shaha KK, Nagaraj A.fatal folic acid toxicity in humans.  J Forensic Sci. Nov 2017; 62(6): 1668-70.
    23 Senthil KM, Benjy TV, Ashok N, Shaha KK. Brawl in the bar: accident or homicidal death? IJSR. May 2017; 6(5):399-400.
    24 Senthil KM, Abilash SM, Vinod AC, Abhishek. Errors in management of an assault case. PARIPEX – IJR. May 2017; 6(5):576-7.
    25 Senthil KM, Bastia BK, Kumar L, Sweta HP. Correlation between finger print and lip print pattern in Gujarati population. Medico Legal Update. Jan-Jun2017; 17(1):217-21.
    26 Senthil KM, Vinod AC, Kusa KS, Nisreen AR. One-way traffic investigation of a case: a bane in Indian scenario. SEAJCRR. 2016; 5(2): 2210-14.
    27 Sweta HP, Bastia BK, Kumar L, Senthil KM. Estimation of adult human stature from measurements of inter-acromial length in gujarati population of India.  JIAFM. 2015; 37(4): 365-8.
    28 Shanmugam K, Vinod AC, Senthil KM. An unusual case of Cleistanthus collinus (oduvanthalai) poisoning with road traffic accident. JMCDD.  2015; 1:13-20.
    29 Sweta HP, Bastia BK, Kumar L, Senthil KM. Estimation of the stature from a fairly reliable body parameter: arm span. Medico Legal Update. Jan-Jun2015; 15(1):104-6.
    30 Senthil KM, Bastia BK, Kumar L. Estimation of stature from the percutaneous lengths of the radial and ulnar bones in Gujarati population. IIJFMT 2014; 12(1):7-10.
    31 Senthil KM, Binaya KB, Lavlesh K, Sweta HP, Keyur KN. Stature estimation from length of fingers in Gujarati population. IJFMT 2014; 8(2):8-11.