Advertisement

HindustanTimes Sat,26 Jul 2014

Trainee nurses molested by doctor in Uttar Pradesh

IANS  Lucknow, October 05, 2013
First Published: 11:31 IST(5/10/2013) | Last Updated: 11:35 IST(5/10/2013)

A case has been registered against a government doctor in Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh after 3 trainee nurses complained that he molested them in a operation theatre, police said on Saturday.

Advertisement

The incident took place at Barabanki district hospital, where 22 students of a  private nursing college were undergoing training. The three students were deputed to assist PR Agnihotri at the operation theatre.

The trainee nurses have said in their complaint that the doctor tried to draw them in an obscene conversation, but they resisted. As they were trying to leave the operation theatre, the doctor molested them.

The students informed their families about the incident and a complaint was filed with the chief medical superintendent (CMS) of the hospital. Confirming the receipt of the complaint, CMS Sarvesh Saxena said that a probe has been ordered.

The doctor has been charged with section 294 (obscene acts and songs), 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of peace) and 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation) in a first information report.


Advertisement
more from Lucknow

Mulayam does it again, defends UP’s rape record

Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday tried to explain away growing incidents of crimes against women in the Uttar Pradesh by making the state's large population an alibi.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved