Citation: KHC (1) KHC SN (1) KLD ILR . Court of India, Ms. Aruna Ramachandra Shanbaug, a 60 – year – old female. NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: The Supreme Court’s verdict on Friday legalising passive euthanasia owes much to the Aruna Shanbaug case, around. Pinki Virani had filed a plea in seeking that Aruna Shanbaug, who lived in a vegetative state for decades after a brutal rape, be allowed.

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Euthanasia refers to the practice of ending one’s life due to extreme pain and suffering. Prior to that night, Sohanlal, then a hospital janitor, had had a difficult relationship with Shanbaug, his superior. Never miss a great news story! HaldipurKarnatakaIndia.

Concept of Right to Life under Indian Constitution. It needs a larger social conscience to arrive at a solution, which will reflect the ethical maturity and sensitivity of the society as judgejent whole. Defence Defence National International Industry.

This will alert our moderators to take shsnbaug Name Reason for reporting: No Plans for Judgdment Year’s Eve? Digital delivery will take centre stage. Shanbaug never recovered all through the 42 years of the rest of her life that she was taken care of by fellow nurses at KEM hospital in a room attached to ward no.


Aruna Shanbaug was a nurse in King Edward Memorial Hospital KEMParel, Mumbai who was raped by a ward boy, Sohanlal Bhartha Walmiki in the same hospital inand had been in coma for 4o years after which she died on 18 Mayat the age of 66, due to pneumonia. BBC NewsDelhi.

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Subsidised LPG price cut by Rs 5. Arunna court also determined that the opinion was internally inconsistent because although it held that euthanasia can be allowed only by an act of the legislature, it then proceeded to judicially establish euthanasia guidelines.

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She only keeps aging like any of us, does not create any problems for us. SC permits passive euthanasia: Latest Don’t need RBI’s reserves to meet fiscal deficit: Retrieved 18 May We do not mean to decry or disparage what Ms. The legality of passive euthanasia in India was short-lived.

Aruna Shanbaug case laid foundation for Euthanasia verdict

The exercise of this right is shanbag central to personal autonomy and bodily integrity. The nurses and other hospital staffers criticized Pinki and accused her of only trying o make money out of Aruna’s case.

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Don’t need RBI’s reserves to meet fiscal deficit: Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Aruns this comment offensive? On 7 Marchthe Supreme Court, in a landmark judgement, issued a set of broad guidelines legalizing passive euthanasia in India.

Retrieved 29 May By Kanu Sarda and Abhijit Mulye. Image Source After the brutal assault, Shanbaug was admitted to the same hospital. To be autonomous the patient should be competent to make decisions and choices.

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The medical board, comprising three eminent doctors, reported that the patient was not brain dead and responded to sbanbaug situations in her own way. Right guaranteed in the European Declaration of Human Rights provides the right not to be forced to suffer.

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