Kurukshetra, March 2
A staff of well being officers from Kurukshetra and Karnal in the present day busted a sex-determination take a look at racket and arrested two males. Their confederate, nonetheless, managed to flee.
The accused have been recognized as Sube Singh, who works as a technician at a non-public hospital in Kurukshetra, and Sonu Bajaj, a resident of Ambala. Their confederate, Sukhdev, is an ambulance driver.
RK Sahai, nodal officer, PC-PNDT, Kurukshetra, stated: “A pregnant girl, appearing as a decoy buyer, contacted the tout, Sube Singh, for the gender take a look at. He demanded Rs 35,000 for it. After having carried out the take a look at, he dropped her close to Mohan Nagar Chowk right here. He was nabbed from there and Rs 5,000 was recovered from him.”
“Throughout questioning, Sube Singh disclosed the title of Sonu Bajaj, in whose automotive the gender take a look at was carried out. He was arrested from Kurukshetra. A transportable ultrasound machine and Rs 15,000 have been recovered from him,” Sahai stated.
Sube Singh and Bajaj face instances underneath the PC-PNDT Act and the IPC. Bajaj was nabbed final yr as nicely. On popping out on bail, he once more began performing sex-determination exams. — TPR