Thusha reunited with medics

A girl who was told aged five that she would never walk again after being caught in gang crossfire in south London has stunned doctors by regaining feeling in both legs. She also met paramedics who saved her life.

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Britain's youngest gun crime victim meets medics

Britain's youngest gun crime victim Thusha Kamaleswaran has been reunited with members of the team that saved her life.

Thusha reunited with team who saved her lifeafter she was shot.
Thusha reunited with team who saved her lifeafter she was shot. Credit: ITV News/Ria Chatterjee

ITV News correspondent Paul Davies has been following the progress of Thusha’s journey to get back on her feet for the Tonight programme.

The two paramedics who arrived first on the scene after Thusha's shooting.
The two paramedics who arrived first on the scene after Thusha's shooting. Credit: ITV News/Ria Chatterjee

Watch: Courage in the Crossfire at 7.30pm tomorrow on ITV

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Thusha is reunited with the team that saved her life

Britain's youngest gun crime victim Thusha Kamaleswaran has been reunited with members of the team that saved her life.

The eight-year-old was shot and left paralysed by a stray bullet in Stockwell, south London, two years ago.

She has now regained feeling in both legs and the Tonight programme has been following her journey to get back on her feet.

Courage in the Crossfire will be broadcast at 7.30pm on Thursday 10 October on ITV

Watch: Shooting victim Thusha regains feeling in both legs

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Shooting victim Thusha regains feeling in both legs

Thusha Kamaleswaran was Britain's youngest gun crime victim when she was shot and left paralysed shot by a stray bullet in Stockwell, south London two years ago.

Since then, despite doctors' fears the eight-year-old would never be able to move her lower body again, she has regained feelings in both legs.

ITV News correspondent Paul Davies has been following the progress of Thusha’s journey to get back on her feet for the Tonight programme.

Watch: Courage in the Crossfire at 7.30pm on Thursday 10 October on ITV