Fake doctor arrested in city

6 Jul 2017

The police today arrested a person from south Kolkata's Jadavpur area for allegedly impersonating as a doctor. Subrata Majumdar was arrested from Jadavpur Central Park area on the basis of complaint of Srabanti Majumder of Bijoygarh alleging that Majumdar had no medical degree to be a doctor, a senior officer of Kolkata Police said. Although Majumdar wrote his degree MBBS (Cal) MRCS (Edn) on his prescription but he failed to provide any certificate on demand, the officer said. "Accordingly his registration number was verified from West Bengal medical council which shows that he is using false registration number. He has been arrested and booked under several relevant sections of the IPC," he said. Majumdar was produced at a city court which remanded him to police custody till July 7.