Pune: Heavy addiction to a prescription drug forced a 32-year-old man to steal a prescription pad of a doctor from Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital so that he could procure the drug from a medicine store.
The arrested accused was identified as Sijo George John, who is currently staying in Nagpur Chawl, Yerwada.
According to Alankar police, a case of break-in and forgery is lodged against Sijo. He completed his studies in nursing and came in Pune in December 2016. Sijo worked as a male nurse at Sahyadri Hospital for a few months but was fired.