The 23-year-old girl, who was gang-raped and brutally assaulted in a Delhi [ Images ] bus nearly a fortnight ago, died at a hospital in Singapore on Saturday.
The girl who was admitted on Thursday morning at the multi-organ speciality facility, Mount Elizabeth Hospital in an extremely critical condition, died at 4:45 AM local time (2:15 am Indian time), the hospital said in a statement.
The hospital chief executive officer Dr Kelvin Loh said: “We are very sad to report that the patient passed away peacefully at 4.45 AM on 29 Dec 2012 (Singapore time).
“Her family and officials from the High Commission of India [ Images ] were by her side. The Mount Elizabeth Hospital team of doctors, nurses and staff join her family in mourning her loss,” Loh added.