Patna : A minor girl is battling for her life here after she was gang-raped and thrown out of a running train three days ago, the police said on Monday.
A Class X girl was allegedly gang-raped by a group of six people and thrown from a moving train before it reached Bihar’s Kiul junction.
The girl’s condition was said to be critical and a team of doctors was continuously monitoring her health at the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) Bihar.
“The victim is still critical but we are hopeful that her condition will improve. She is traumatised and seriously injured as she was thrown out from a running train,” a hospital official said.
A PMCH doctor treating her told IANS, “There is a slow sign of improvement after three units of blood were administered to her since Sunday”.
“Her legs and waist were badly fractured and she has suffered heavy loss of blood. We have been trying the best to provide proper treatment,” the doctor said.
The doctor said the girl’s private parts “needed stitches due to deep wounds”.
I recognize two people & one person has been arrested- Brother of victim who was allegedly raped and thrown off a train in Lakhisarai.
The girl hails from Lakhochak village in the Lakhisarai district. She stepped out on Thursday night to answer the nature’s call and was captured by a group of six people.
The accused took her to the Vanshipur Railway station and boarded a local train.
As the Kiul Junction approached, they threw her from the moving train in the wee hours of Friday.
The locals took the girl to a nearby medical centre where her parents reached in the afternoon. With her condition continuously deteriorating, the doctors referred her to the PMCH where she was initially denied a bed.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has assured the girl of bringing the perpetrators of this horrific crime to justice. A team, led by Lakhisarai DSP Pankaj Kumar, has been formed to investigate the matter.