New Delhi, Feb 21: Adivasi school teacher turned politician Soni Sori, who has suffered acid attack in Chhattisgarh, has been referred to Delhi’s Apollo Hospital, hospital authorities said on Sunday. “Sori has been referred to Apollo Hospital as she needs better medical care, which she is not getting in the hospital she has been admitted to now. However, she is yet to arrive,” a senior medical authority of the hospital told IANS.
Sori was attacked while returning from Banjarin Ghati in Bastar on Saturday night. She is undergoing treatment at Geedam hospital in Jagdalpur. Three unidentified men hurled acid at the tribal activist who is a leader of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). The incident occurred in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district that is Maoist-affected. READ MORE ABOUT THE CASE: Unidentified men hurl acid like chemical on Aam Aadmi Party leader Soni Sori
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