Haunted for his love for ayurveda and naturopathy, finally Mohanan Vaidyar, a naturopath who was accused of fake medical treatment procedures, was found dead at his relative’s house. He was found dead at his relative’s house in Kalady, Thiruvananthapuram.
According to sources, Vaidyar was staying in a residence at Thalyil near Karamana for the past few days. He complained of uneasiness and stomach ache at night and collapsed. He was immediately taken to Thiruvananthapuram Government Medical College at 9:20pm. But the doctors declared him dead on arrival.
Vaidyar had courted controversies often with his stance against modern medicine. Last year, when the Covid-19 cases were starting to get reported in the state, he was arrested by Thrissur police for spreading misinformation as he claimed that he could cure Covid.