Created 21-Sep-12

Navtej Singh, 2 February 2009 was the victim of violence of three boys who beat him and burned him with gasoline. It happened overnight in the train station of Nettuno a few kilometers from Rome. The young Indian Sikh had missed the last train to Rome and failed to return home. The three boys, respectively 29, 20 and 16 were all sentenced at first instance with different punishments. The Indian, who worked as a bricklayer and laborer, a year after painful story is in a health structure for rehabilitation. He has undergone several surgeries and before he regains the use of his legs, it will take several years of expensive therapy. Some Italian politicians had visited the boy while he was in a coma and in front of reporters they said they would have helped Singh had a job and a house. Today Singh is alone in a far health facility and he expects the promises to come true.
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