Pune accident update: Teen’s blood samples replaced on doctor’s direction; Doctor arrested

The Pune police on May 27 claimed the blood samples of 17- year- old boy allegedly involved in a car crash were thrown in the trash and were replaced with another person’s samples on the directions of a doctor from the Sassoon General Hospital.

The juvenile’s father had called the doctor and asked him replace the samples in return for allurements, claimed Pune police commissioner Amitesh Kumar at a press conference.


Two IT professionals died after their motorcycle was hit by a speeding Porsche, which was allegedly being driven by the minor in the early hours of May 19 in Kalyani Nagar area of Maharashtra’s Pune city.

The Commissioner stated that they have arrested Dr. Ajay Taware, head of the Sassoon General Hospital’s Forensic Medicine department and Dr. Shrihari Halnor, the chief medical officer of the state run hospital.