Sunday, 26 September, 2021

Doctor held for raping patient in Gaibandha

A doctor has been arrested for allegedly raping a patient at his clinic in Kalua Bazar village of Gaibandha’s Gobindaganj upazila.

The arrestee has been identified as Shaharul Islam, a resident of the village, reports UNB.

According to local residents, the woman suffering from an ailment visited Dr Shaharul’s clinic on Thursday evening. As no one else was there at the clinic then, the doctor forced himself on the woman.

Locals detained the doctor and informed police after the woman came out of the clinic and raised an alarm.

On information, a team from the local police station arrested Shaharul.

Tajul Islam, Officer-in-Charge (investigation) of Gobindaganj Police Station, said a rape case has been filed against the doctor.