Nirbhaya Gang RapeThis rape case was actually a national story but it in very short timeit became global story.
This rape took place on 16 December 2012 at 8:30pm, thisgang-rape was the most disgusting yet most emotional gang-rape ever happened inIndia. I will briefly write out whatactually happened in this gang-rape. On the day of the rape, the victimNirbhaya and her friend finish viewing a movie and was waiting for the publictransport to go home, while waiting for the public transport a bus with tinted glassesstop, Nirbhaya and her friend were persuaded by young boy to board this bus.This boy was identified as the juvenile rapist. Nirbhaya is then violated assaultedand raped by six men; her friend who tried to help her and defeated her wasbeaten up. Nirbhaya was thrown out of the bus naked after raping her and bybrutally beaten.
By 11:30p.m. Police Control Room (PCR) van picks up the nakedbody of Nirbhaya and that of her friend from the road. During this course ofpast hour and a half, people knew Nirbhaya life comes to an end. Eventually herlife too comes to an end. The government had arrested the six rapist, and giventhe punishment the five Adult defendants were given death sentenced on 13thMarch 2014, whereas one of the defendant has hanged himself in Tihar Jail. Thesixth defendant who was under 18, was given sentence for 3 years inimprisonment. By reading the whole story of the justice of Nirbhaya, it’s sad to knowthat India’s court takes years to give justice to people, and not to forgetthat Nirbhaya’s case was on fast-track, but it still took a year and half topunish the rapist.
It is possible that Nirbhaya may have survived but a possibility came tomind that she may have been left ‘in a vegetative state’. – ‘Gudiya’ – the rape of 5-year old girl This rape had happened just after few months after Nirbhaya Gang-Rape.Gudiya meaning doll in Hindi. This little doll who didn’t knew anything aboutthe world was raped repeatedly by two men. This little doll was kidnapped froma residential area in East Delhi, she was kept in the room and rape repeatedlyby two men. The two men have also inserted foreign objects into her body, whichproduced infection in her small body, but it was ultimately treated at thehospital. Gudiya’s was a case which has highlighted how unsafe young children havebecome in a city like New Delhi, even though there were instances of similarsexual offences commited across the country.
While Gudiya was fighting herself in hospital, her doctor Dr R.K.Bansal,quoted saying: “It was an hour-long surgery, the surgeons took out three piecesof candles and a 200ml plastic hair-oil bottle from inside her on 18thApril. These objects were possibly inserted into her vagina and triggered theinfection inside her abdomen.” – 13year old gang raped girl tried to commit suicide A 13-Year-old girl who has tried to commit suicide three times afterbeing gang raped by eight mens. A young, fragile looking girl pitted againsteight adult men.
This girl is still recovering from the trauma at AIIMS. Thecounsellor has said that she had been getting repeated nightmares and beenunable to rest. The first time she tried to commit suicide was when she learntabout gudiya’s brutal rape. This girl suffered the greatest agony herself buther faith in humanity and life itself broke down when she heard what hadhappened to a child younger than her!