Introduction:

Forensic Medicine department at GMC, Nagpur has to cater bulk of medico-legal work including postmortem and ante-mortem work. The cases of medico-legal work of two third of Nagpur jurisdiction area are brought to our department. The department has to provide medico-legal opinions in cases referred from adjoining districts of Maharashtra, Madhya-Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Department of Forensic Medicine, Government Medical College is also involved in undergraduate teaching of second MBBS students and also postgraduate teaching.