Gujarat: Minor rape victim stable after suicide attempt



Ahmedabad: The condition of a minor girl, who tried to commit suicide following a gang-rape three weeks ago, was now stable, resident medical officer of V S Hospital here said on Sunday.

"She is stable now. She was on a ventilator yesterday, but now she has been put on stand-by ventilator," resident medical officer of the hospital told PTI.

According to the police, the 14-year-old was kidnapped by two persons who were in a car in Dholka town on December 6, and raped. The accused were identified as Prakash Devipujak and Mohit Devipujak.

Her relatives lodged a complaint on December 14. Both the accused are absconding.

Unable to bear a pain in her stomach, the girl drank poison yesterday.

PTI