By writer to www.mid-day.com
A 25-year-old MBA graduate has been arrested by Hyderabad police for allegedly duping a number of kidney sufferers on the pretext of arranging donors for them. In keeping with police, the accused, who was duping individuals by way of social media and his private contacts, made crores of rupees and spent the cash in casinos in Sri Lanka.
The accused, recognized as D Shanmukha Pavan Srinivas, obtained into the racket after he himself bought his kidney in Sri Lanka to beat monetary issues. He additionally invested within the inventory market and suffered enormous losses, studies Times of India.
In keeping with police, when the accused went to Sri Lanka to promote his kidney, he got here in touch with many medical doctors and brokers and determined to grow to be an agent to earn straightforward cash. He reportedly collected Rs 30 lakh to Rs 50 lakh from every affected person to rearrange for a donor.
Just lately, a lady approached the police claiming that her husband, who’s on dialysis, got here in touch with Srinivas by way of one other affected person. Promising to assist them in arranging a kidney donor, the accused collected Rs 34 lakh from them.
Police stated that in the course of the investigation, they discovered that until now Srinivas got here in contact with 30 sufferers, however organized donors for under seven of them. The remaining all had been duped.
The accused has a legal background. He’s concerned in three completely different circumstances and was additionally detained in Sri Lanka two years in the past for overstaying.
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