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39 years after rape, Aruna still bed-ridden while her rapist roams freely

  • Bhaskar News
  • Aug 16, 2013, 15:09 PM IST
Aruna was choked with an iron chain
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Aruna was choked with an iron chain

Mumbai: The Delhi gangrape victim is now known all over India. She was gang-raped in the national capital Delhi and the whole nation fought for her life. Not only the nation but people worldwide showed concern.

A former nurse, Aruna hails from Haldipur, Karnataka. while the culprit ward boy, Sohanlal Bhartha Walmiki roams out in the open while Aruna lies in a vegetative state for 39 years. Aruna was asphyxiated using an iron chain.

Supreme court turned down the euthanasia plea for Aruna in 2011.

Journalist and human-rights activist Pinki Virani had filed the petition. She has written, Aruna's story', a book on the tragedy of Aruna's life.

 

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While Delhi gangrape victim’s case is still running in the court and media, there are other brutal rape cases that have been forgotten by both.

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