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Uttar Pradesh doctor rapes woman for year, used recorded video to blackmail her

According to a complaint lodged by the victim, Hasan had raped her a year ago when she had gone for a medical checkup at his clinic, and filmed the act

india Updated: Jun 11, 2018 17:02 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, Muzaffarnagar
rape,crime,Crime against women
(FILES) This file photo taken on February 21, 2017 shows a social activist holding placards during a protest against a rape at Hauz Khas village in New Delhi.(AFP)

A doctor has been arrested for allegedly raping a woman repeatedly for a year in Miranpur town in the district, police said here on Monday.

The accused had recorded the act and then used the same to blackmail the victim of Kaithora village, Station House Officer (SHO) of Miranpur police station, Manoj Choudhary said.

Sajid Hasan was arrrested yesterday.

According to a complaint lodged by the victim, Hasan had raped her a year ago when she had gone for a medical checkup at his clinic, and filmed the act.

The accused was blackmailing the victim, 38, since then by threatening to upload the video on social media, it said.

It is the second such case in the district, last week, a doctor was arrested at Budhana town for allegedly sexually harassing an 11-year-old patient at his clinic.

First Published: Jun 11, 2018 17:01 IST