Indraprastha Medical Corp stock hits lower circuit; Apollo Hospitals trades in green amid allegations of kidney transplant malpractices
UK's Telegraph newspaper followed by media groups in India alleged Indraprastha Medical Corp of involving in malpractices related to kidney transplant programme at the company. Indraprastha Medical Corp gave clarification on Tuesday that it was complying with the laws of the Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Act.
Indraprastha Medical Corp's stock hit a lower circuit in early morning deals as it was down 4.98 per cent, or Rs 9.95, at Rs 189.75. Apollo Hospitals, however, was trading higher by 0.69 per cent, or Rs 38.45, at Rs 5611.30 at 9:42 am.