Doctor Prashant Upadhyay, who treated the father of the Unnao rape victim, died in suspicious circumstances. The doctor was in Emergency when the victim's father was brought to the district hospital after the assault.
It was him who asked the police to take the victim's father to jail. Doctor Prashant was suspended when a CBI probe began in the case .
Doctor Prashant was restored after a long time. Dr. Prashant was presently posted in Fatehpur.
The case related to the murder of the rape victim's father is scheduled to come up in court on Tuesday.
According to his family members, Upadhaya complained of difficulty in breathing on Monday morning but refused to go to the hospital. Later when he was taken to the hospital, the doctors declared him brought dead. The family members said that he was a diabetic patient.
The body has been sent for post-mortem.
Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar, who has been convicted for the rape of the Unnao victim, is serving a life sentence in Tihar jail while his brother Atul Sengar is also in jail for the murder of the girl's father.
with IANS inputs