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Painful journey of the Delhi braveheart till she breathed her last

Sep 10, 2013 09:50 AM IST India India

New Delhi: The Delhi braveheart fought her terrible wounds for many days as the nation hung on to every medical update. She went through a painful medical journey till she breathed her last at a hospital in Singapore.

The bleeding and battered braveheart was rushed to South Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital on the night of December 16, where the doctors there shocked to see her condition. She was critical and in the ICU.

She went through a series of surgeries and was attended by the best doctors as the world watched. Against medical odds the braveheart gave two crucial statements to the police, detailed accounts of how she was sexually assaulted.

But on December 26, she suffered a cardiac arrest. She was revived but was critical.

In an unprecedented move, the government flew the braveheart to a hospital in Singapore. But three days later, on December 29, the brave girl gave up her battle for life.

Fearing further anger on the streets, she was cremated in complete secrecy on December 30.