India's LARGEST EVER political poll. Have you participated yet?
  • search

Ex-NCM chief's son charged with conducting sex determination tests

By Staff
Subscribe to Oneindia News

New Delhi, Feb 23 (UNI) The Chief District Medical Officer (CDMO) has suspended the registration of a clinic run by the son of former National Commission for Minorities Chairperson Tarlochan Singh on suspicion that pre-natal sex determination tests were being conducted there.

The ultrasound machines of the Kohli Imaging and Diagnostics Centre, 70 Mount Kailash, East of Kailash, belonging to Dr Pawandeep Singh Kohli were sealed in a search and seizure operation conducted by health authorities last Saturday, official sources said.

The action followed suspicion that sex determination tests were being conducted in the clinic, they said.

The former NCM chief, who has campaigned against sex determination tests in the past, refused comments on the step.


For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more