Kidney Racket

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Man sold his kidney for iPhone, currently fighting for life

01 Jan 2019

Man sold his kidney for iPhone, currently fighting for life

Remember those jokes people make when they say that they will have to sell their kidneys to purchase an iPhone? Well, one actually did it.

UP hospital sealed after doctor 'steals' patient's kidney

24 Jun 2018

UP hospital sealed after doctor 'steals' patient's kidney

A private hospital at New Mandi area in Muzaffarnagar has been sealed after a doctor there was booked for allegedly stealing a kidney of a patient during surgery to remove stones from the organ.

West Bengal: Man tricks wife, sells her kidney for dowry

07 Feb 2018

West Bengal: Man tricks wife, sells her kidney for dowry

A 28-year-old woman in West Bengal, a mother, was being harassed for dowry since her marriage in 2005.

Illegal kidney transplant for Phagwara mayor's daughter at Rs. 40L

27 Sep 2017

Illegal kidney transplant for Phagwara mayor's daughter at Rs. 40L

After busting a major international kidney racket at Mumbai Airport, the city cops claimed that the racketeers received Rs. 40L even from Arun Khosla, the mayor of Punjab's Phagwara, to get a kidney for his daughter.

Police arrest "Dr. Horror" involved in kidney-rackets for two decades

17 Sep 2017

Police arrest "Dr. Horror" involved in kidney-rackets for two decades

Dehradun Police have arrested Dr. Amit Kumar - mastermind of an interstate kidney racket with international links run from the city's Gangotri Charitable Hospital - from Haryana's Panchkula.

Delhi's kidney racket: International links emerge

28 May 2017

Delhi's kidney racket: International links emerge

International links have surfaced in the kidney racket that was busted by Delhi police recently. The arrested suspects revealed that donors in the scam were sent to hospitals in Sri Lanka and Iran for surgeries.

Delhi Police bust elaborate kidney racket, four arrested

27 May 2017

Delhi Police bust elaborate kidney racket, four arrested

Delhi Police busted a kidney racket on May 26 and arrested four people. The accused used to connect recipients with donors.