Guwahati: A male nurse has been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing three female cancer patients at a hospital, police said Wednesday.Also Read - IND vs SA 2nd T20: Snake Crawls Onto The Field, Interrupts Play But Hogs Limelight

The Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute (BBCI) had filed an FIR at the Paltanbazar police station last Thursday, accusing Kamal Kanti Sen Choudhury of sexually harassing three patients in the hospital on December 31, the police said. Also Read - Assam Boat Capsize: Body Of Missing Government Official Found After Four Days

Choudhury, who is from Debipur in Tripura, was arrested from his home state on Sunday by a team of the Paltanbazar police. He was brought here on a transit remand till January 16, the police said. Also Read - Good News! Get Ready To Safari As Kaziranga National Park & Tiger Reserve Opens For This Season

Choudhury had reportedly resigned from his job with the BBCI on January 8, the police added.

(Unedited feed from PTI)