Pathanamthitta (Kerala), September 6
A 19-year-old girl COVID-19 affected person was allegedly sexually abused by an ambulance driver whereas shifting her to first line therapy centre close to right here, police mentioned on Sunday.
The ambulance driver Noufal (29) was taken into custody on Sunday based mostly on a grievance by the sufferer’s mom to the hospital authorities and the police.
He was dismissed from service, the Kanivu 108 Ambulance Services mentioned in a launch.
According to police, the incident occurred at Aranmula on Saturday.
“We were informed by the hospital authorities after the victim told them about the incident, and we took him into custody. We will take the statement of the girl later as she is not a position to explain her ordeal,” the investigating officer advised PTI.
The lady was admitted to a hospital at Adoor on Saturday after she and her mom examined optimistic for coronavirus.
While she was being shifted to the First Line Treatment Centre (CFLTC) later, the driving force sexually abused her. PTI