Private & Corporate Hospitals are looting patients' money at Nellore as patients are getting recommended to undergo unnecessary tests. Patients say that they are spending in thousands only for blood tests. Dengue fever prevailed in Nellore for more than 2 months which was turned as business by local private hospitals. It is the same even in case of purchasing blood in emergencies. Nellore people say that there should be some control over private hospitals with regard to prices of diagnostic tests. District medical officers negligence lead to running of diagnostic centres and blood banks without permission.