Doctor Kafeel Khan arrested, held in fraud case

LUCKNOW: Suspended BRD Medical College paediatrician Dr Kafeel Khan and his brother Adeel Khan were arrested for allegedly opening a bank account in a nationalised bank using fake documents. Kafeel Khan, was out on bail in connection with the death of infants at a state-run hospital in Gorakhpur last year.

Kafeel’s arrest comes hours after he was released in Bahraich on Saturday night after having been taken into custody on Saturday afternoon for allegedly disturbing services at the Bahraich district hospital. Dr Khan is one of the nine accused in a case involving the deaths of several children due to alleged disruption in the supply of oxygen at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College in August 2017.

After the arrest, Kafeel and Adeel were produced before a local court which sent them to judicial custody. Khan and his brother were accused of using photograph and ID to open a fake bank account in SBI and using the same to carry out transaction of over Rs. 82 lakhs.

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