SHILLONG, Nov 13: Women rights and RTI activists Agnes Kharshiing regained her consciousness on Tuesday, North East Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) authorities informed.
“She has regained consciousness, kidney function has improved, lung function is showing signs of recovery, her vitals are stable, but her condition remains serious, and she continues to be on ventilator, in the Intensive Care Unit,” Dr. K. K Pandita, Public Relations Officer (PRO), NEIGRIHMS said.
According to Dr Pandita, her condition was assessed on Tuesday at around 2 pm.
The NEIGRIHMS said that rmergency CT scan of head, thorax and abdomen was done which showed Bilateral Hemothorax, SDH (blood clot in brain) over left temporoparietal region, fracture of three ribs on the right side (8, 9, 10), and fracture D12.
Her colleague, Amita Sangma had multiple lacerations over head, multiple injuries over both hands (more over right hand) at the time of admission.
Dr Pandita said that Sangma is being managed in surgical ICU and is doing well.
“She is conscious, talking, eating and stable,” the NEIGRIHMS PRO informed.