AIIMS doctor accuses colleague of raping her

New Delhi: The Delhi Police has lodged a case after a doctor working at the All India Institute of Medical Science here alleged that she was raped by one of her senior colleagues during a birthday party inside the campus.

According to police, the incident took place when the doctor went to her senior’s house to attend a party.

‘We received a call regarding sexual harassment of a doctor from a central government hospital. We went to the hospital and found that the victim got her MLC (medico-legal examination) done. She told the investigating officer that she went to attend the birthday party of her colleague when her senior allegedly raped her inside his room,’ said Benita Mary Jaiker, DCP (South).

‘Based on her statement, a case was registered under Sections 376 (rape) and 377 (unnatural offences) of the IPC (Indian Penal Code) at the Hauz Khas police station and investigation of the same was taken up,’ Jaiker said.

The accused is at large and efforts are on to nab him. The DCP said her teams are using technical surveillance tools to look for the accused doctor.


NT Bureau