Nabarangpur, Nov 4: The Nabarangpur police on Friday detained a dentist for allegedly misbehaving with a woman patient at the district headquarters hospital (DHH).
Later, the doctor was released.
According to the information, the victim, who was having pain in her teeth, visited the DHH on Thursday. While she was producing her reports the doctor allegedly attempted to touch her private parts and abused her after she opposed him.
Soon, the woman escaped from the doctor’s chamber and narrated her ordeal to her family members. The patient also accused the doctor was drunk and hurled abusive at her.
“When I was showing my reports to the doctor, he misbehaved with me and touched my private part. As I opposed him, he abused me verbally. I have filed a written complaint at a police station, but the police have not given me a copy of the FIR. I will commit suicide, if justice is not given to me,” the victim said.
Sources said the doctor was questioned for over six hours and later released. The cops have also asked him to appear before them tomorrow.
However, the reaction of the doctor could not be obtained in this regard.