Rourkela: A security guard of Rourkela Government Hospital (RGH) has been arrested after a video of him reportedly assaulting a mentally retarded person went viral on social media.
The accused security guard has been identified as Sushant Patra, a private security guard deployed in the Government Hospital in Rourkela city.
According to sources, the video which has gone viral on social media showed Patra mercilessly beating the mentally retarded person in front of the RGH premises.
Following this, a complaint was lodged at Raghunathpalli Police Station against Patra. Based on the complaint, police arrested Patra and started an investigation into the matter.
Meanwhile, Patra has been also suspended from his job and the victim sent for medical examination.