Two individuals, together with a 25-year-old nurse at a personal hospital, have been arrested from Dwarka for allegedly stealing Remdesivir injections from the hospital and promoting them illegally at a excessive worth.
DCP (Dwarka) Santosh Kumar Meena mentioned, “We’ve got arrested Priyanka (25), who has been working as workers nurse in Mata Roop Rani Maggo Hospital in Uttam Nagar for the final three years, and her affiliate Naveen Gulia (31), who used to work on the similar hospital as a technician.”
Meena mentioned their particular group obtained data on April 28 that one particular person was promoting Remdesivir injections in Najafgarh space. “Our group verified the small print and got here to find out about Priyanka. A lure was laid after sending decoy clients and the duo had been arrested. Six Remdesivir injections had been recovered from the possession of Priyanka and two from Naveen,” he added.
Throughout questioning, Priyanka mentioned she was stealing injections from the hospital to earn fast cash. “She roped in Naveen and requested him to promote the injections out there. They initially bought it for Rs 22,000 and had been at the moment promoting it for Rs 35,000 once we arrested them,” an officer mentioned.
In a latest assembly, all 15 DCPs and models of the crime department had been directed by senior officers from PHQ to take applicable authorized motion in opposition to black advertising of medicine.