Doctor arrested for molesting engineering student



Bareilly: A doctor was arrested for allegedly molesting an engineering student in Khwaja Kutub area, police said here on Saturday.

The incident occurred on Thursday when the victim, who is pursuing M.Tech from an institute in Noida, went to a private clinic for treatment of some skin-related ailment, they said.

At the clinic, Brahnbhaskar Arya, a homoeopathy doctor, gave the victim some drug after which the girl became unconscious, they said.

The girl later alleged that the doctor molested her while she was unconscious, they said, adding that Arya was arrested last night on a complaint lodged by the victim's brother.

Police suspect Arya to be a quack as he failed to produce his medical registration certificate when asked to do so.

Meanwhile, Arya claimed that he was being falsely implicated in the case and allegations against him were baseless.

PTI