MALDA: The police have arrested one person, allegedly a bogus doctor, who was treating patients at a health camp at Malda district claiming to be an expert in treating various ailments.
Police today said the ‘fake physician’ was holding the medical camp at Barobagan village under Manikchak police station from where he was detained yesterday.
Two other persons allegedly involved in ridding the health camp were also detained.
The organisers had campaigned in neighboring villages regarding the medical camp in this “physician from Kolkata” would treat patients.
Within his prescription pad, also the ‘fake physician’ hailing from Karandighi in northeastern North Dinajpur district explained himself as an expert in medicine, sexual disorders, gastroenteritisand kidney ailments, the police said.
He was supplying a Rs 3500 bundle to kidney patients.
A great number of villagers had gathered at the camp but some of them got suspicious by his behavior and an altercation ensued, police said.
The police arrived at the camp after having educated and the guy failed to show them any record about his medical degree.
He was subsequently detained, police said.
Several fake doctors were arrested from different parts of West Bengal in May and June this year, along with the CID had stated at the point that it had recognized a great number of bogus doctors practising in private and government hospitals in the nation.