Kathmandu, March 5: A doctor based at the
in Doti with fake academic credentials has been arrested by police. District Hospital
Sujit Kumar Shrestha working as a medical officer at the hospital was arrested by police from his home in Thankot,
Friday. He has been charged of submitting fake academic certificate of
intermediate level to pursue medical education, according to the Central
Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police.
Necessary investigation and action as per the forgery act and Nepali Medical Council Act has been initiated against the 47-year-old fake doctor. The CIB has so far arrested 12 such doctors under its 'operation quack' against fake doctors.