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Rajasthan: Police arrest doc, middleman for sex determination

Rajasthan: Police arrest doc, middleman for sex determination

Jaipur: A team of PCPNDT cell of Rajasthan police arrested a doctor and a middleman for allegedly conducting sex determination test in Gujarat.

The team carried out a successful decoy operation in a private hospital of Gujarat’s Mehsana yesterday and nabbed Dr Jayanti Lal Patel (64) and middleman Neerav Patel (23).

They were placed under arrest, a senior official of the medical and health department said.

They were produced before a local court where the magistrate remanded them to one-day police custody.

The middleman used to take Rs 20,000 for test and the doctor charged Rs 15,000, he said.

It was the fifth decoy operation of the Rajasthan police outside the state under the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act.


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  1. Rajasthan\’s police do not want to stop sex determination ,he is only against doctors,
    The should do more work for social upliftment of society means that society education, awareness against sex determination, direct benefit plan for girl child ,
    why they go to Gujarat ,what the Gujarat police do.

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    dr.Amarjit Singh Virk Radiologist. September 16, 2016, 6:58 pm

    Its a job well done. Black sheep doing Serb determination must b exposed and brought to justice.

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