The Tirupati (Alipiri) Police have arrested a ‘fake doctor’ reportedly ‘working’ in the Government-run SVRR General Hospital, Tirupati.

Alekhya Reddy, a resident of Tirumala was arrested on Thursday on the basis of a complaint received from the Superintendent of the Hospital.

The police said that though she claimed that she had completed her MBBS course and doing P.G at Tirupati, she could not produce any authentic certificates to support her claim.

They further said that she was also ‘working’ in a private nursing home here and was reportedly ‘diverting’ patients from the SVRR Hospital.

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