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New Delhi: MD Radiologist arrested for Sex Determination

New Delhi: MD Radiologist arrested for Sex Determination

 6 arrested for alleged involvement in sex determination test

NEW DELHI: Conducting sex determination test has landed six persons including a doctor and three women behind bars even as two conspirators managed to flee after a Dwarka-based diagnostic centre was raided by joint PC and PNDT teams of Delhi and Haryana Governments.

According to the statement, the teams raided the Dr VK Mutreja-Vishank Diagnostic Centre, located in Central Market, yesterday, district magistrate (South-West) Madhu Teotia said in a statement.

“A decoy pregnant lady brought by the Haryana team and another lady who came there on her volition underwent sex determination test, violating pre-conception and pre-natal diagnostic test (PC and PNDT) law and leading to the arrests,” the statement reads.

Those arrested have been identified as Dr Mutreja, middlemen Rakesh and Pawan, a female tout Mukesh, Reena who came for the test allegedly on her own along with her mother-in-law Sarla. Two conspirators, identified as Ashok and Rajesh, are absconding.

An FIR has been registered in this connection with Dwarka North police station, the statement said.

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SDM (Dwarka) JB Kapil, nodal officer for PC and PNDT, South-West district and eight Haryana government officials were part of team which took the action.

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Source: PTI
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