While the vaccination campaign is being intensified in the war against the corona epidemic in the country, on the other hand, cases are coming up from Maharashtra to West Bengal of applying fake corona vaccine. Police said that in Mumbai, about 2 thousand people have been given fake Kovid vaccine, while in Kolkata about 500 people including the disabled have got this vaccine.
The pace of vaccination has increased rapidly this week after the huge devastation caused by the second wave of corona in April and May and the announcement by the central government to bear the expenses of the state governments themselves. According to media reports, the police in Mumbai told that about 2 thousand people who thought that they were being given the corona vaccine, in fact they were given Saline solution.
Police said that 10 people, including 2 doctors of a private hospital in Mumbai, have been arrested. Joint Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) Vishwas Patil said- We found that eight more camps were organized by this syndicate. Police have recovered Rs 12.4 lakh which the accused had fraudulently taken from the people.
Here, in Kolkata, the police arrested a man who claimed to be a civil servant who holds a master’s degree in genetics and had allegedly run eight fake camps. At least 250 disabled and transgenders were vaccinated at one site, police said. While this vaccine has been administered to about 500 people across the city.
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