The Supreme Court directed the Unnao rape survivor to be air-lifted from Lucknow’s King George Medical University hospital to the AIIMS In Delhi for better medical treatment. The condition of the patient was said to be ‘serious and stable’.
On July 28,2019, the rape survivor and her lawyer had been seriously injured when the car they were travelling in Raebareli to meet her uncle in prison there, had a head-on collision with a speeding truck. The rape survivor was kept on a ventilator as her condition as critical. She is now slowly being weaned from the ventilator but she has to be administered medication to keep her blood pressure in check.The survivor has opened her eyes and is following commands and is able to understand,while her lawyer is still in a coma.