Guwahati: A male nurse has been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing three female cancer patients at a hospital, police said Wednesday. Also Read - RT-PCR Test Mandatory For Passengers Flying to Assam From Mumbai, Karnataka | Check Details Here

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 - 90 Voters But 181 Votes Cast In Assam Polling Booth, 5 Officials Suspended

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 - Earthquake Jolts Sikkim-Nepal Border, Tremors Felt in Assam, Bihar, Bengal

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

(Unedited feed from PTI)