12-20-2012, 01:57 PM #1
Inidia - Student gangraped in Delhi bus, male friend beaten up; both thrown off bus
Student who was gang-raped, pushed from bus is in critical condition
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Updated: December 17, 2012 13:28 IST
New Delhi: A 23-year-old medical student in Delhi is struggling for her life after she was first gang-raped and then beaten with an iron rod for nearly 45 minutes in a bus last night.
A male friend who was with her and tried to protect her was also attacked with the same rod. He suffered injuries on his head and hands.
Both were thrown out of the moving bus in Mahipalpur in south Delhi, which is close to the Indira Gandhi International Airport. They were discovered lying semi-naked near a flyover from where they were moved to hospital.
The victim and her friend, who works with a software firm, watched a movie at Delhi's Select City Walk mall in Saket last night; at about 9 pm, they took an auto to Munirka and then boarded a "whiteline" bus - these are buses managed by private operators that supplement Delhi's public buses.
Read more: http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/s...ndition-306159
12-20-2012, 01:59 PM #2
Wow!!! .... -- Check out all the info and articles ... ALL at one link: (below)
They don't play around, by the looks of it, when they report something in India!
Some of headlines about this case ... from the link's 1st page ONLY: (all published on December 18, 2012 ... I didn't even look at the link's 2nd page ... there are "pages and pages" there basically, lol)
Under attack over gang-rape case, Home Minister shares plans to protect women
There should be day-to-day trial: Delhi Police Commissioner on gang-rape case
Gang-rape troubles us also, says Delhi High Court
Delhi gang-rape case: In Parliament, BJP demands capital punishment for rapists
Delhi gang-rape: Rapists wanted to 'teach girl a lesson', say police sources
Delhi gang-rape victim conscious but critical, is writing messages for doctors
Delhi gang-rape: victim is conscious but still fighting for life, say doctors
Delhi gang-rape: Human Rights panel issues notice to Home ministry, Delhi Police Commissioner
Delhi gang-rape: bus driver refuses identification parade, remanded to five days' police custody
Delhi gang-rape case: School cancels contract with bus contractor
New Delhi: Delhi reinforced its reputation as one of the country's most unsafe cities when a young woman was allegedly raped by five men in a moving bus last night. The female, 23, and her friend were then thrown off the bus, semi-naked, at a flyover. The victim is at the Safdarjung Hospital in critical condition.
The uncle of the man accompanying the victim said they had boarded a whiteline private bus at around 11 pm from Munirka in south Delhi to go to Palam, where she lives. The whiteline buses ply for schools, offices and also as chartered buses in the Capital. About 10 minutes later, a few people on the bus began harassing her, he said, and when her friend objected they allegedly beat him up. "They took out a rod and beat him badly and then dragged her to the bus cabin where they raped her," the uncle said.
The men then allegedly took off much of the victims' clothing and threw them off the moving bus near the Mahipalpur flyover in south Delhi. The woman is a student of medicine in Delhi University. Her friend, who used to work in a software firm, was escorting her home after watching a film at the Select City Walk mall in Saket. They had taken an auto from there till Munirka.
The police said they received a phone call at 1:15 am about the incident. A first information report or FIR has been lodged.
The male friend of the victim is at the Vasant Vihar police station. The police said it was not clear yet whether the five assailants were passengers or bus staff.
No arrests have been made so far; the police have seized two buses and are checking to see if either is the one that the woman was raped in last night. They are also creating sketches of the accused based of the friend's description and are monitoring CCTV footage in the area.
12-20-2012, 02:01 PM #3
Some of Headlines from Page 2 at that same link: ( http://www.ndtv.com/article/list/cities/2/delhi )
How the police cracked the Delhi gang-rape case
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday December 18, 2012, New Delhi
It took the Delhi Police less than 24 hours to track down the main accused in the horrific gang-rape and torture of a 23-year-old medical student in Delhi on Sunday evening. Three men have been arrested and three others have been detained.
Six-year-old allegedly raped by neighbour in Delhi
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday December 17, 2012, New Delhi
A six-year-old girl has allegedly been raped by her neighbor in south Delhi. ( http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/s...n-delhi-306499 )
Gang-rape in Delhi bus: Police arrest three accused, recover iron rod
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday December 18, 2012, New Delhi
The police have arrested three prime accused in the shocking case of a medical student being gang-raped and assaulted in a bus in Delhi on Sunday. Those arrested include the driver of the bus and his brother.
Gang-rape in Delhi bus: Police arrest two prime accused, recover iron rod
Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday December 17, 2012, New Delhi
The police have arrested two prime accused - a bus driver and his brother - in the shocking case of a medical student being gang-raped and assaulted in a bus in Delhi on Sunday. According to the police, along with the driver of the bus, Ram Singh, and his brother Mukesh, four more men were involved in the crime. The police have also recovered the iron rod, which was used to assault the victim and her friend.
Delhi gang-rape case: four men identified by police, bus found; victim on ventilator
Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday December 17, 2012, New Delhi
The Delhi Police said this evening that it has identified a group of four men who allegedly raped a young medical student in a bus last night. The bus, which was run by a private operator, was also found in Noida. The chartered bus is used by schools in Delhi and Noida, say police sources.
12-20-2012, 02:02 PM #4
... They don't mess around there in India ... Crack case(s) pretty effectively and swift!
12-20-2012, 03:23 PM #5
Delhi gang-rape case: bus driver was often drunk, picked fights
Thursday December 20, 2012, New Delhi
The case of a young woman, battered and then gang-raped on a bus in Delhi, has incensed and stirred India, with protests across the country demanding an urgent change in laws, the attitude of the police, and a swift trial for the six men accused of Sunday night's heinous crime.
Read more: http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/d...-fights-307909
12-20-2012, 03:24 PM #6
Almost all of Delhi rape victim's intestines removed
Wednesday December 19, 2012, New Delhi
In a two-hour-long surgery, the entire intestines of the 23-year-old medical student, who was gang-raped and brutally beaten with an iron rod for nearly 45 minutes on a Delhi bus, have been removed. Doctors attending to her said the intestines had become "non-viable and prone to gangarene."
Read more: http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/a...removed-307392
12-20-2012, 03:30 PM #7
I am guilty, I should be hanged: man accused of Delhi gang-rape
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday December 19, 2012, New Delhi
In a Delhi court today, three of the six men accused of raping a young woman in a bus on Sunday night accepted they are guilty. The victim is in hospital fighting for her life.
Read more: http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/i...ng-rape-307302
12-20-2012, 03:35 PM #8
Indian police chief damned for suggesting chilli powder to foil rapists
Comments follow brutal Delhi bus gang rape, which triggered protests across the country and demands for death penalty
The Guardian, Thursday 20 December 2012 14.53 GMT
A senior Indian policeman has provoked furious reactions from women's rights campaigners after advising women to avoid rape by not travelling after dark and carrying chilli powder to throw at potential attackers.
Read more: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012...li-powder-rape
12-20-2012, 06:47 PM #9Registered User
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This is heinous! Such a horrible story.
I did want to comment on chili powder. I have been reading about the pepper spray we use here in the U.S. In some places in the U.K. it is not allowed, yes, pepper spray. People are trying to stealthily make their own with chili powder (which in India means hot chili powder) and conceal in small portable squirt bottles you would use for airplane packing, you buy them in the travel or cosmetic sections. Recipes are online.
I don't know how beneficial pepper spray is or even just a handful of chili powder, but I don't think the policeman's suggestions were any different than anywhere else in the world.
Unless I have included a link, it is my opinion and only my opinion that I am expressing.
12-20-2012, 11:14 PM #10
that poor woman and her friend.we need to encourage harder sentencing on those that are harming our children. our children are worth it!!
stop the circus!! these children as all children deserve to be found and justice brought forth for what has happened to them!!
12-28-2012, 09:08 AM #11
Indian gang rape victim 'is struggling against the odds' and has suffered significant brain injury, doctors say23-year-old student is fighting for her life at at Singapore hospital
A multi-disciplinary team of specialists is working tirelessly to save her
She also has infection of the lungs and abdomen
By Helen Collis
PUBLISHED: 13:47 GMT, 27 December 2012 | UPDATED: 08:15 GMT, 28 December 2012
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12-28-2012, 12:12 PM #12Registered User
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Her chances of making it don't sound good to me. She suffered a heart attack, brain damage, organ failure. Even if she makes it, what will be her quality of life?
"But by late Friday, the young woman's condition had "taken a turn for the worse" and her vital signs had deteriorated with indications of severe organ failure, said Dr. Kelvin Loh, the chief executive officer of Singapore's Mount Elizabeth hospital."
http://abcnews.go.com/International/...4#.UN22TqwkS4oJust my opinion
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BREAKING: Indian gang-rape victim dies in Singapore hospital.
12-28-2012, 09:07 PM #14
She “passed away peacefully” with her family and officials of the Indian embassy by her side,” said Dr. Kevin Loh, the chief executive of Mount Elizabeth hospital where she had been treated since Thursday.
The woman and a male friend, who have not been identified, were travelling in a public bus after watching a film on the evening of Dec. 16 when they were attacked by six men who took turns raping her. They also beat the couple and inserted an iron rod into her body resulting in severe organ damage. Both of them were then stripped and thrown off the bus, according to police.
12-28-2012, 10:30 PM #15
Oh my god, that is horrific, I am so sad for the girl, her friend that tried to protect her, and her loved ones. What a senseless, sick, brutal act. They should all get the death penalty. I am so tired of hearing these stories. Sigh.
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