Mumbai: In a joint operation, the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) along with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) arrested five alleged quack doctors from Borivali and Malad on Wednesday.
Their custody has been handed over to the respective police stations in the areas and they will take the investigations further, reports Asian Age.
The accused are identified as Shivdhni Bansu Saroj, Harikesh Bhagvan Vishvakarma and Ram Akhpal Yadav. All three allegedly ran private clinics in Ganpat Patilnagar on link road in Borivali west. The other two accused, Raghunath Pulin Adhikari and Mulchand Manulal Shrivarte, were running private clinics in Kurar village in Malad (east), according to the police.
“The persons do not have the required degrees to practise. They do not have any degree either. They are not registered with the Maharashtra Medical Council,” deputy commissioner of police, EOW, Pravin Padwal has been quoted as saying.