For the best experience, open
on your mobile browser.

Assam: "Fake doctor" detained in Guwahati, operated clinic for years

09:12 AM Jul 11, 2024 IST | NE NOW NEWS
UpdateAt: 09:12 AM Jul 11, 2024 IST
assam   fake doctor  detained in guwahati  operated clinic for years
Representative Image

Guwahati: A man was detained by the police in Guwahati, Assam on Wednesday for allegedly pretending to be a doctor and running a clinic without authorisation.

The accused was identified as NK Mishra.

Advertisement Advertisement

He was apprehended based on a complaint by another doctor, Abhijit Neog.

Also Read: Assam: Classroom fan falls on students at school in Digboi

Mishra allegedly ran a clinic for a considerable time at Tarun Nagar in Guwahati.

Following Dr Neog's complaint, police launched a probe leading to Mishra's apprehension.

Also Read: Meghalaya CM calls for probe into death of Garo youth at Assam rehab centre

Reports claimed Mishra used a fake registration number to operate his clinic.

It was also alleged that the issue had come forward way back in 2022 but there were no actions taken then.

A police source said that an investigation is being carried out in connection with the issue.