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  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    A Christchurch doctor and convicted sex offender's lost his medical licence

    A Christchurch doctor and convicted sex offender's lost his medical licence


    The Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal has just released its decision on Dr Rakesh Chawdhry.

    The 63-year-old was convicted in 2018 of sexually violating 11 male patients - at the Amberley and Riccarton clinics where he worked.

    He's now out on bail.

    The Tribunal has ordered Chawdhry's registration to be cancelled.

    They say it can only be reinstated if he undertakes a sexual misconduct assessment test at his own cost.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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