NU Hospitals, Bengaluru has been made aware of various correspondences, being circulated via e-mail, from Internet web sites, text messages and via regular mail or facsimile, falsely stating that the hospital is in practice of organ trade (buying and selling organs -Kidneys). These scams, which may seek to obtain money and/or in many cases personal details from the recipients of such correspondence, are fraudulent.
NU Hospitals wishes to warn the general public at large about these fraudulent activities being perpetrated purportedly in the name of the Hospital, and/or its officials, through different fraud schemes.
NU Hospitals practices all organ transplant surgeries in
accordance with The Transplantation of Human Organs Act 1994.
NU Hospitals does not buy or sell any organ and seriously
condemns the act.
- NU Hospitals does not by any nature seek your personal information such as name, telephone, address or banking details for any purpose.
NU Hospitals strongly recommends that the recipients of solicitations, such as those described above exercise extreme caution in respect of such solicitations. Financial loss and identity theft could result from the transfer of money or personal information to those issuing such fraudulent correspondence. Victims of such scams may also report them to their local law enforcement authorities for appropriate action.
If you come across such correspondence, you can mail us on [email protected]