Fourteen years of life in jail has not deterred Subhash Patil from fulfilling his dream of becoming a doctor.
The 40-year-old man from Afzalpura in Karnataka’s Kalaburagi was put behind bars in a murder case while doing MBBS in 1997.
“I joined MBBS in 1997. But, I was jailed in a murder case in 2002. I worked at the jail”s OPD and was released in 2016 for good conduct. I completed my MBBS in 2019,” Mr Patil said.
Earlier this month, Mr Patil completed a one-year mandatory internship for getting the MBBS course degree.
Police arrested Subhash Patil in 2002 in a murder case when he was in his third year of MBBS course. A court sentenced him to life imprisonment in 2006.
He was put behind bars but he did not give up his childhood dream of becoming a doctor. In 2016, police released Patil on Independence day for his good conduct.