2 Group D staffers held for assaulting minors

first_imgKolkata: Two Group D staffers from SSKM Hospital were arrested for assaulting two minor girls who were undergoing treatment there. The incident sparked off tension among the patients at SSKM late on Friday night.The family members of the victims lodged a complaint with the police on the basis of which the accused have been arrested. The duo’s job is to shift the patients on trolleys from one ward to the other. The two minors underwent surgeries a couple of months ago. They were later shifted to the general ward. Also Read – Bengal family worships Muslim girl as Goddess Durga in Kumari PujaThe victims’ family members alleged that the two Group D staffers were taking the two patients on two separate trolleys while they were being shifted to another ward. On their way, both the accused suddenly stopped the trolleys midway and captured selfies with their heads on their chests. The incident triggered an outrage among the family members of the victims who later lodged complaint. Police have arrested the accused and a probe is on. The investigating officers seized the mobile phones of both the accused. The police are probing if the accused had been involved in any such incident earlier.last_img read more