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Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Hearing date from
29 Jul 2024
Hearing date to
29 Jul 2024
Hearing adjourned part heard. Previously sat: 01 - 12 July 2024.
Location of hearing
Area of practice
East Suffolk, Colchester

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will continue to inquire into the allegation that, between October 2018 and February 2020, Dr Shanmugasundaram behaved in a controlling and violent manner towards Ms A.

It is further alleged that, in February 2020, Dr Shanmugasundaram accessed Ms A’s medical records without her consent.


This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.


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Private hearings

In accordance with Rule 41(2) of the General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, the tribunal may decide to exclude the public from the proceedings or any part of the proceedings, where they consider that the circumstances of the case outweigh the public interest in holding the hearing in public.