It made me cry. Anuma Bhardwaj rated it it was ok Apr 01, One could say her job was all she had. We could not accept the idea of putting her to sleep. Roopkumar Gursahani, consultant neurologist, who was among the team of doctors nominated to examine Ms.

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Oct 18, Yatikesh rated it really liked it. Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas: When she returned to India after her scholarship, she worked as a reporter and went on to become India’s first woman editor of an evening paper.

Book Review: Aruna’s Story

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Sometimes, writers tend to spice up the real life events in their books to aruna the story more interesting to the readers. Legal experts and medical activists share their thoughts on the implications of the landmark judgment. After reading the book, I myself was firmly determined that euthanasia was the best way out for Aruna. Also, on the day Sohanlal was released, some people said that they had seen an unfamiliar man walk into her room and she was found with bite marks on her tongue and in a disheveled state in her bed.


arunas story by pinki virani

Vishnu AV rated it it was amazing Jan 27, Factionalism in Congress thing of past, says Jyotiraditya Scindia, lauds party’s ‘united front’ against BJP With Simmba and Kedarnath, filmmakers are ditching intrigue elements in favour of straightforward trailers Bulandshahr: Without realising it, Christine clutches Sister Upadhyay’s arm.

Meera rated it really liked it Nov 15, But she is also viraji symbol of the failure to evolve a legal act for end-of-life patients.

Administering of lethal injection to snuff out life is illegal in India. The petition was opposed by the hospital’s management and nursing staff. But the nurses opposed it — so Aruna stayed.

She had no sense of anything except pain and taste. Ashish rated it it was amazing May 18, Sister Upadhyay briskly pulls back the curtains, opens the window and turns up the fan.

arunas story by pinki virani

These are the things that make me question the existence of god. Finally in MarchPinki Virani, the author of the book, plead for mercy killing of Aruna Shaunbag as she believed that Aruna was being stripped of her right to live with dignity. Outside the door, Christine once again asks a question.

Book Review: Aruna’s Story

Aruna was a hardworking, independent, and headstrong woman who gained the respect and admiration of many by serving as a top ranked nurse at her hospital. The incidents are very depressing and disturbing.


arunas story by pinki virani

A truly remarkable book about survival of the human spirit. I have also heard that she is still there locked up in one room. She has since been in this state for 37 years, taken care of by the doctors and nurses in the hospital.

She gestures to the young girl, let us leave the room. So girani is unlikely he could be traced now and a case opened against him. Also, apparently the dean of the hospital did not report the rape because he was scared of the social stigma that she would have to live with because she was ipnki to be wed to a doctor working in the same hospital.

The True Account of a Rape and its Aruns. Withdrawing life support, treatment or nutrition that would allow a person to live, was legalised by way of SC guidelines in