New Delhi | The Supreme Court, assessing the Unnao rape victim’s health has ordered that she will not be airlifted to AIIMS Delhi for now.
Her family told the Supreme Court today that they want her treatment to continue at the hospital in Lucknow where she is being treated for serious injuries.
The rape victim had met with an accident earlier in the week which killed two of her aunts and has critically injured her lawyer and herself.
“So far as the movement of the victim is concerned since the family wants treatment at Lucknow, we will wait… immediate concern is the health of the victim,” the Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said today.
The survivor is still on the ventilator undergoing treatment.
BJP expelled Unnao rape victim’s main accused Kuldeep Singh Sengar
The BJP on Thursday had expelled its MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar who is accused of raping a teen in Unnao.
The decision comes days after the rape victim suffered a tragic accident on Sunday which killed two of her relatives and has left her and her lawyer critically injured.
Kuldeep Sengar has also been booked by the CBI for alleged involvement in the victim’s accident
Family members have accused MLA Sengar of causing the accident and have claimed that he and his followers have repeatedly threatened them to take back the case.