Hospital employee arrested for allegedly raping patient

An employee of a government hospital was today arrested for allegedly raping a patient in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

Updated: Jul 01, 2010, 15:10 PM IST

Jammu: An employee of a government
hospital was today arrested for allegedly raping a patient in
Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

Niyaz Ahmed, a para-medical assistant, gave a tablet
to a 20-year-girl, who had come to the hospital along with her
mother for treatment. The girl, who fell unconscious after
consuming the tablet, was allegedly raped by Ahmed last night,
they said.

A complaint was later lodged following which the
accused was arrested, they said.

PTI