The Dharmapuri police arrested two more quacks here on Saturday. Sources in the District Police Office said that M. Beer Ali (67), who was practising opposite Government Higher Secondary School and P. Anandan (34), practising at Kamaraja puram in Thoppur, were arrested.
They were remanded to judicial custody and lodged in Salem Central Prison. With this, the total number of quacks arrested has gone up to 69. Last week, 58 quacks were arrested on a single day as the intelligence wing alerted the police after conducting a survey in the district.