Unnao rape survivor in Delhi for treatment
August 6, 2019
The Unnao rape survivor, who had recently met with an accident, will be airlifted to Delhi's All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for better treatment. Initially, there were reports that she will continue at the King George's Medical University in Lucknow where she is currently being treated. But the Supreme Court on Monday ordered her to be transferred to AIIMS after her mother requested for better treatment.
Finally some good news on the #Unnao rape survivor . Doctors say she is conscious ,eyes are opening and she is following commands !her lawyer still in deep coma .My colleague Vaidyanathan reports SC has ordered that she be shifted to the AIIMS in Delhi for further treatment-Alok Pandey, Journalist.
Two weeks back, the Unnao rape survivor, her lawyer and two relatives were travelling in a car when a truck without a number plate, rammed into them. Her relatives were killed in the accident and the survivor and her lawyer were admitted to the hospital in a serious condition. Fifteen days before the accident, she had written a letter to the Chief Justice of India saying that she fears for her life which is under threat.
Even her lawyer will be airlifted to AIIMS. The main accused in the case Kuldeep Singh Sengar has already been sent to jail. The doctors who are checking the girl had confirmed that her condition is improving after the accident.
"Let's also not forget the #UnnaoBraveheart who continues to be in ICU, might be shifted to AIIMS,Delhi via air ambulance I'm leaving Lucknow now, recorded some chilling details abt Kuldeep Singh Sengar & his brothers It's an act of bravery by her to stand up to Sengars in Unnao", tweeted journalist Zeba Warsi.