Nagpur: A five-year-old girl, who was raped by a 35-year-old man in Ghansore town of Seoni, died in hospital in Nagpur on Monday evening. She had been admitted in Nagpur hospital for a week.
The hospital said the minor died at 7.45 pm after suffering a cardiac arrest. Her body has now been sent to the Nagpur government hospital for post-mortem.
The hospital has also informed the Madhya Pradesh government.
The victim had been taken to Nagpur in an air ambulance on April 20 after her condition deteriorated. The doctors later said that she had suffered severe brain injuries and was critical.
The suspect in the case, identified as one Mohd Feroz was later arrested from Bhagalpur in Bihar.