Patna: Former president APJ Abdul Kalam on Monday prayed for the speedy recovery of the 23-year-old gang rape victim in Delhi.

Kalam, on a two-day visit to Bihar, told the media here: "I pray to God to save her and help her recover fast.

"Everyone should pray for her because she is fighting for life," he said, before leaving for Darbhanga district.

Kalam said the horrific Dec 16 rape of the woman in a moving bus had pained him immensely. "I am fully with her and her family."

(Agencies)

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