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Posted at: Apr 17, 2018, 10:33 AM; last updated: Apr 17, 2018, 10:33 AM (IST)

Doctor, agent held for conducting sex-determination tests

Doctor, agent held for conducting sex-determination tests
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Muzaffarnagar, April 17

A doctor and his agent have been arrested for allegedly conducting sex-determination tests in the district, the police said on Tuesday.

The accused — Shah Alam and his agent Subhash Chand — were arrested following a raid at their medical facility at Charthawal police station area on Monday, they said.

The duo was booked under the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, Nodal Officer S K Aggarwal said.

The police also seized machines and Rs 30,000 in cash from the unit run by the accused. — PTI.


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