A doctor, Raparthi Srinivas, has been arrested by police, for selling babies to childless couples, at Khammam. He sold a girl baby for Rs. 1 lakh, to a couple, Bhavani Prasad. The five-month old baby was returned to Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) by the police. The adopting parents said that Srinivas told them that the girl baby was the fourth child of a tribal couple, who did not want her. He also persuaded them from adopting anyone from ICDS authorities, they said.