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Doctor booked for raping colleague in Patiala

A doctor working at a private hospital in Patiala has been booked for allegedly raping a colleague. The accused has been identified as Dr Sahil Singla.

punjab Updated: Apr 18, 2017 20:47 IST
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A doctor working at a private hospital in Patiala has been booked for allegedly raping a colleague. The accused has been identified as Dr Sahil Singla.

Investigation officer Jai Inder Singh Randhawa said the complainant alleged that Dr Singla molested her and tried to rape her in his cabin on April 13.

“We received the complaint on Sunday and registered a case on Monday. We are investigating the matter,” he said.

The police have registered a case under Sections 376 (rape), 354 (assault or use of criminal force against a woman with intent to outrage her modesty) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code. No arrest has been made so far.