Aruna Shanbaug: 42 years in a vegetable state and she is now gone
New Delhi : Forty-two years after she was brutally raped and assaulted by a man, resulted in turning her mere a vegetable, Aruna Shanbaug is no more. She took her last breath in KEM Hospital on Monday morning in Mumbai.
Former nurse Aruna Shanbaug lost her battle to life and passed away on Monday morning
She was brutally raped and harassed by a man
For 42-year she was lying like a vegetable in a hospital
At the age of 66 she took her last breath in KEM Hospital in Mumbai
From past one week she was having facing breating problems and was on ventilator
Formalities have been completed to perform last rites with her body
An appeal has been made so that any of her relative can get in touch with the hospital
Shanbaug, who was supposed to get married to a doctor, was sexually assaulted and strangled by a sweeper on 27 November 1973
Her family had abandoned her for years after being asked to take her home.