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Hyderabad: Hyderabad police on Saturday stated they busted a kidney racket with the arrest of a youth who cheated a household after amassing Rs 34 lakh from them for arranging a kidney transplant surgical procedure in Sri Lanka or Turkey.
Police arrested 25-year-old D.S. Pavan Srinivas, a local of Guntur in Andhra Pradesh and a resident of Hyderabad, who himself had donated a kidney and after realising the massive cash potential, began arranging kidney donors.
Joint Commissioner A.R Srinivas advised reporters that the accused, a MBA graduate, facilitated round 9 kidney transplants.
For every transplant, the accused used to earn a fee of round Rs 6 lakh.
The Banjara Hills police had registered a case of dishonest and felony breach of belief towards Pavan in June final 12 months on a criticism by a household which had paid him Rs 34 lakh in the direction of the price of a kidney transplant surgical procedure, lodging and cost to a kidney donor.
The police stated after amassing the cash, the accused had minimize off contacts with the household and was lacking.
Bijjala Bharathi had lodged a criticism with Banjara Hills police station that they got here involved with Srinivas at a hospital within the metropolis the place her husband, a dialysis affected person, was present process therapy. He promised them to offer donor and get the transplantation accomplished by means of his identified sources in Sri Lanka or Turkey for which he collected the cash.
The police investigations revealed that the accused spent the quantity lavishly in On line casino video games in Sri Lanka and cheated the household by not arranging the donor and transplant.
The probe additionally revealed that after incurring loss in share market, the accused went to Sri Lanka in 2013 the place he bought his kidney to get cash and developed contacts with some docs. In an effort to earn straightforward cash he hatched a plan to work as an agent to offer donors for needy sufferers. He began to lure poor individuals by means of social media and made them able to donate their kidneys for cash.
He used to get the kidney transplants accomplished by means of his contacts in some hospitals in Sri Lanka and Turkey.
Pavan was concerned in three instances registered within the two Telugu states. He had additionally spent almost one and half years in jail in Sri Lanka for overstaying.
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