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Three held for adulteration of blood


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Three held for adulteration of blood

2017-07-24 22:22:34

Three held for adulteration of blood

The News Bureau

Of late, police have been playing pro-active role and carrying out raids on adulterated products. During raids, it is emerging that everything – from water to blood – is being adulterated by the selfish traders causing serious health problems to the common people.

As part of its drive against adulterated products, Rachakonda police on June 26 arrested three persons for runnin blood adulteration racket.

The arrested persons include V Chakravarthi, head of Venus Hospital located in Judges Colony in Malakpet, in-charge of Blood Bank, Ch Sravan and technician, B Prem Kumar. Police seized two adulterated blood packets and blood bank records for further investigation. According to the police, Chakravarthi, a native of Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh got permission for running the blood bank in his hospital in 2014. He leased it out to Sravan. They appointed Prem Kumar as technician.

The three accused had been adulterating the blood using saline and selling it to the required people to make quick bucks. However, the adulteration came to light when an accident victim’s relatives bought one unit of blood from Venus Blood Bank for a surgery at Global Hospital, police said.

The Global Hospital doctors found adulteration of the blood and informed thee kin of the patient who in turn lodged a complaint with the police. Further investigations are underway, police said.

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Three held for adulteration of blood

2017-07-24 22:22:34

The News Bureau

Of late, police have been playing pro-active role and carrying out raids on adulterated products. During raids, it is emerging that everything – from water to blood – is being adulterated by the selfish traders causing serious health problems to the common people.

As part of its drive against adulterated products, Rachakonda police on June 26 arrested three persons for runnin blood adulteration racket.

The arrested persons include V Chakravarthi, head of Venus Hospital located in Judges Colony in Malakpet, in-charge of Blood Bank, Ch Sravan and technician, B Prem Kumar. Police seized two adulterated blood packets and blood bank records for further investigation. According to the police, Chakravarthi, a native of Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh got permission for running the blood bank in his hospital in 2014. He leased it out to Sravan. They appointed Prem Kumar as technician.

The three accused had been adulterating the blood using saline and selling it to the required people to make quick bucks. However, the adulteration came to light when an accident victim’s relatives bought one unit of blood from Venus Blood Bank for a surgery at Global Hospital, police said.

The Global Hospital doctors found adulteration of the blood and informed thee kin of the patient who in turn lodged a complaint with the police. Further investigations are underway, police said.