Doctor accused of pushing narcotics

June 18, 2010

A well-known Bloomington doctor is facing a federal indictment for health care fraud and illegal drug distribution. Kamal Tiwari, 58, is charged with pushing narcotic drugs to patients and endangering their lives. Police say he had patients get unnecessary injections of narcotics to run up more than $7 million in claims from 2002 to 2007.