Final Year MBBS student arrested for allegedly stealing Covid-19 test kits worth Rs 6 lakh
Ahemdabad: A final year MBBS student was recently arrested by the police for allegedly stealing 16 boxes of Corona antigen testing kits worth Rs 6.27 lakh from the Urban Healthcare Centre (UHC) in the Ghatlodia area in order to make money by selling the kits.
There were 25 kits in each of the boxes which were supposed to be used for free testing at the UHC.
Inspector Yuvrajsinh Vaghela of Ghatlodia police stated that the accused has been identified as a 21-year-old final year MBBS student of NHL Medical College in the Ellisbridge area and he is a resident of Adalaj in Gandhinagar.
The matter came to light after one of the medical officers lodged a complaint of the theft with Ghatlodia police on Sunday.