Song contestant who was shot in head starts to breathe without respirator

A 19-year-old Turkish woman competitor in a popular TV song contest who was shot in the head at her home in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir last week has started to breathe without the assistance of a respirator and open and close her eyes however, she remains unconscious despite medical efforts to wake her since May 21.
Mutlu Kaya was shot in the head at her home in the Ergani district in Diyarbakir on Monday. Kaya was reportedly attacked by unidentified assailants who entered her room through its window while she and her brothers were eating. The young woman, who was critically injured in the attack, was taken to the Diyarbakir Gazi Yaiargil Research and Training Hospital. A man who is allegedly Kayaand’s boyfriend has been arrested for the shooting.
According to the Dogan news agency, in a statement made by the Diyarbakir hospital, doctors said Kaya started to breathe on her own for the first time on Monday morning but is still on a respirator. It has also been said there is no change in her health condition and her vital signs are stable.
and”Despite taking her off sedatives on May 21, the patient is still unconscious,and” the statement said.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman