Doctor Manish Shah charged with 118 sexual offences

A doctor from east London has been charged with 118 sexual offences, Scotland Yard has said.

Manish Shah, of Romford, is accused of 65 counts of assault by penetration and 52 allegations of sexual assault, according to the Metropolitan Police.

The 47-year-old is also charged with one count of sexual assault on a child under the age of 13.

He is due to appear at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on 31 August.

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