Two nursing employees of Maharaja Agrasen Hospital have been arrested from West Delhi’s Punjabi Bagh space for allegedly stealing Remdesivir injection from the sufferers, who died of their hospital throughout therapy, and promoting them at a excessive value. 5 vials of the drug that’s used to deal with Covid-19 sufferers have been recovered from them.
To date, 4 nursing employees from totally different non-public hospitals within the nationwide capital have been arrested for allegedly stealing Remdesivir injections from the hospital and promoting them illegally at a excessive value.
Police mentioned the accused have been recognized as Domathoti Yashwanth Rao (27) and Deepak Singh (28). “Rao is working as employees nurse in ICU Ward of Maharaja Agrasen hospital, Punjabi Bagh, and Singh can be working in ICU Ward. Police have recovered 5 Remdesivir injections from their possession,” a senior police officer mentioned.
The particular employees of West district police acquired info that one Yashwanth would come close to Punjabi bagh flyover to ship Remdesivir injection after hanging a take care of family of a covid affected person. “Performing on this info, police laid a entice and arrested him on Saturday night. Two Remdesivir injections have been recovered from his possession,” an officer mentioned.
“On his situations, Rao’s affiliate Singh was additionally arrested and three Remdesivir injections have been recovered from his possession. Throughout questioning, they disclosed that they have been stealing the injections from the sufferers, who died of their hospital throughout therapy and have been promoting them at Rs 30,000. An FIR has been registered in opposition to them at Punjabi Bagh police station,” the officer mentioned.