A resident of Dadar accused doctor Rustam Sonavala, who runs a clinic in Khar. The patient’s relatives told SUNDAY MiD DAY that after registering an FIR, the police arrested Sonavala from Dadar but released him after taking a bribe Rs 10 lakh.

The relatives, who belong to a political party, have threatened to carry out a strike against the police.

Senior police inspector Mangesh Pote remained unavailable for comment.