May 9, 2021

The accused ambulance driver has criminal background: Kerala Police

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Pathanamthitta (Kerala), sep. 6: The girl who was raped by an ambulance driver on Sunday morning in Kerala, while she was being taken to a COVID-19 hospital in Aranmula, has exposed that there is audio evidence in the case to frame the accused. According to Pathanamthitta district police superintendent KG Simon, the 19-year-old woman who was assaulted, recorded the accused driver’s “apology” to her after he committed the crime.

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After arresting the ambulance driver, Noufal, have found that the driver had a criminal background with an attempt to murder case against him in 2019. This has raised serious questions on what kind of background check is done when hiring ambulance stuff. Moreover, many have questioned why no other health staff accompanied the driver. Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja has said that the accused will be dismissed from the job.