Jammu: A senior doctor, also Head of Department (HoD) of Forensic Medicine of Government Medical College, was taken into custody after being accused of molesting a MBBS final year student.
The student alleged that she had been called into the doctors room for the purpose of discussing her examination results and after a while he tried to molest her by touching her inappropriately. She then ran out of the room and contacted her parents.
The parents have filed a written complaint with police Station Bakshi Nagar against the doctor for molestation.
A five-member committee has also been formed by the GMC administration to investigate the incident.
The accused, who was at the time seeking treatment for the medical condition of hypertension at the Emergency Wing of the college, has been taken into custody by the police, as reported by State Times.