Doctor gets arrested for illegally treating Covid-19 patients in the clinic


Doctor from Maharashtra gets arrested because he was treating the patients illegally at his clinic in Murtizapur town of Akola district in Maharashtra.

Dr Sudhir Karale who is the health officer was also found guilty and then the police took action against him. On the other hand Dr Purshotam Chavake admitted two covid patients at his Santkripa Clinic, Child and General Care Centre.


It was on the information that a team of doctors of the State Health Department raided the clinic run by Chavake. The team involved Dr Rajkumar Chauhan, the deputy director of Akola District Health office, Dr Vijay Singh Jadhav, additional health officer, Dr Subhash Salunkhe, State Nodal officer for Covid along with Dr Karale.

The officers went for a visit and they found the two patient who are at the age of 68 and 45 were admitted in the clinic. The flies of those two doctors were seized by the state health team.


Dr. Rajkumar Chauhan who is the deputy director of Akola District Health office said that they have found out that the doctors had no legal permission from the health department of the state to treat the covid patients in their clinic also they does he have any formal training for the treatment of Covid-19 patients.”

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