The Haryana’s Food and Drugs Administration lodged an FIR here against a Hisar resident for furnishing fake documents to get a licence of a blood centre.
In the documents, Sandeep Kumar showed himself as a manager of Aarvy Healthcare and Superspecialty Hospital, Sector 90, Gurugram, according to police. He applied for the licence in the name of the hospital, which has denied filing any application for the centre, police said.
The hospital had on September 15 submitted a complaint with police, alleging the misuse of its stationery, signature of doctors and directors by an unknown person. The case against Kumar was lodged on Thursday on the complaint of the authorities.
The FIR has been registered under Sections 420 (cheating), 467 (forgery of valuable security), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating), 471 (using forged document), 120-B (criminal conspiracy) of the IPC at the Kherki Daula police station.
In a press released on Thursday, state Health Minister Anil Vij told blood centres to operate according to the law. He said people and blood centres involved in illegal activities will be dealt with strictly. He said the state government till now lodged nine FIRs, suspending licences of 15 blood centres.