Dengue patient accuses doctor, ward boy of rape in Gujarat

An FIR has been filed after the complaint was registered with Adalaj police.

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published:September 8, 2016 3:39 am

A dengue patient on Wednesday lodged a complaint of rape against a doctor and a ward boy of a prominent hospital in Gandhinagar where she is currently undergoing treatment.

According to Gandhinagar SP Virendra Yadav, the woman, who is admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU), is suffering from severe dengue and cannot “talk much”. The SP said the accused have been identified. An FIR has been filed after the complaint was registered with Adalaj police.

“The girl has said that she was raped twice by the accused. She is still in the hospital and her allegation is being probed,” said inspector K K Pandya. He did not divulge further details of the case.

A hospital spokesperson said, “The matter is being probed. We can’t say anything beyond that.”