Adityanath pulls up hospital authorities after acid attack victim complains of negligence

UP CM Yogi Adityanath today summoned hospital authorities after gangrape and acid attack victim complained of negligence.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today summoned King George's Medical University vice-chancellor Ravi Kant, after receiving complaints of negligence towards an acid attack and gangrape survivor.

Adityanath had met the woman on Friday and had assured every possible assistance.

The Chief Minister who was accompanied by Minister of Women Welfare Rita Bahuguna Joshi also gave a cheque of Rs 1 lakh to the victim's husband.

The woman was forced to drink acid in a moving train on Thursday. Adding to the woes of the woman, women constables from Uttar Pradesh Police posed for selfies with her which later went viral.

Incidentally, the crime was reported few days after Anti-Romeo squads were introduced in the state which have been constituted to safeguard women from miscreants.

Meanwhile, three women constables suspended yesterday for taking a selfie in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) while on duty with a gang-rape and acid attack victim.

The Dalit victim was gang-raped earlier in 2009 and a case was registered in this regard in Unchahar town of Raebareli district.

She was subjected to acid attack for the first time 2011 followed by other serious attacks again in 2011, twice in 2012 and another in 2013.

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