Saraswalani Saraswatan is recovering in a hospital in Mumbai after being treated by a Mumbai lung cancer specialist on Tuesday.
She was taken by her mother to the Mumbai’s Christ Medical Centre for treatment on Tuesday morning.
Her condition is described as critical.
The girl is being transferred to the Government Medical College Hospital for treatment.
In a statement, the ministry said that she had a slight fever, sore throat and some bruising but no other major issues.
The family said they were worried about her health and wanted to reach out to the authorities for medical advice.