Healthcare fraud: Indian-American Bob Patel jailed for 17 years


The expensive non-controlled medications would be billed but not dispensed.

Earlier this week, the US court sentenced an Indian Canadian (Brijesh Rawal) and two Indian nationals - Ashwini Sharma and Lokesh Tayal -- to 68 months of imprisonment for their participation as pharmacists in these criminal offenses.

They will be deported to their country of their citizenship upon the completion of their sentences.

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