Doctor, 29, denies repeatedly groping hospital worker’s breasts and bottom and rubbing against her

Doctor, 29, denies repeatedly groping hospital worker’s breasts and bottom and rubbing himself against her while asking ‘can you feel that?’

  • Dr Kabir Sandhu, 29, is said to have sexually assaulted the staff member in A&E
  • Six assaults on the hospital worker took place in St Mary’s Hospital, London
  • Dr Sandhu denied six counts of sexual assault and has been reinstated in his role

A doctor today denied groping a hospital worker who did not consent while in a busy hospital A&E department.

Dr Kabir Sandhu, 29, is said to have sexually assaulted the staff member in the A&E department of St Mary’s Hospital, west London, on December 1, 2018.

The doctor carried out five further assaults on February 2 last year, it was said.

Dr Kabir Sandhu, 29, is said to have sexually assaulted the staff member in the A&E department of St Mary’s Hospital, west London, on 1 December, 2018 

Dr Sandhu formally denied six counts of sexual assault

Dr Sandhu formally denied six counts of sexual assault

Dr Sandhu, who was reinstated in his role at St Mary’s Hospital following the hospital investigation, appeared at Southwark Crown Court today wearing a black suit and tie.

He formally denied six counts of sexual assault.   

Judge Jeffrey Pegden, QC, told Dr Sandhu he should expect a trial date in spring next year.

Addressing the doctor, he said: ‘I made a note of the five day trial estimate but until then there will be a further case management hearing.

‘We have also set a trial date for 19 April. The trial is set to last five days so please make a note of that in your professional diary.’

Sandhu, of Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, denies six counts of sexual assault on a female.

He was bailed ahead of his trial at Southwark Crown Court on 19 April 2021.

Dr Kabir Sandhu at Westminster Magistrates Court today. Mr Sandhu is accused of sexually assaulting an alleged victim six times at St Mary's Hospital

Dr Kabir Sandhu at Westminster Magistrates Court today. Mr Sandhu is accused of sexually assaulting an alleged victim six times at St Mary’s Hospital

St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, west London, where Dr Sandhu is said to have sexually assaulted the staff member in the A&E

St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, west London, where Dr Sandhu is said to have sexually assaulted the staff member in the A&E

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