2012 Delhi gang rape

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2012 Delhi gang rape case
Silent Protest at India Gate.jpg
Protesters at India Gate in Delhi demanding to government to take action after the gang rape
Date16 December 2012
Time9:54 pm IST (UTC+05:30)
LocationDelhi, India
Deaths1 (female victim) on 29 December 2012
Injuries1 (male victim)
AccusedRam Singh (reported to have committed suicide by hanging)
Mukesh Saini
Vinay Sharma
Pawan Gupta
Akshay Thakur
an unnamed juvenile
ChargesRape, murder, kidnapping, robbery, assault[1]

The 2012 Delhi gang rape case involved a gang rape and murder that happened on 16 December 2012 in Delhi, India. A 23-year-old female physiotherapy intern[2] was beaten and gang raped on a bus that had been stolen by the gang.[3] The woman died from her injuries.[4] Four men were accused. They were found guilty. They received the death penalty.[5] A minor was accused. He was sentenced to three years in prison.

Reference[change | change source]

  1. Gardiner Harris (3 January 2013). "Murder Charges Are Filed Against 5 Men in New Delhi Gang Rape". The New York Times. Retrieved 3 January 2013.
  2. "IAP condoles death of Delhi gang-rape victim". New Delhi: Zee News. Press Trust of India. 29 December 2012. Archived from the original on 30 December 2012. Retrieved 30 December 2012.
  3. "輪姦案受害者:我要活下去‧印度掀示威潮抗議政府無能". 星洲日報. 2012-12-24.
  4. "Delhi gang-rape victim dies in hospital in Singapore". BBC. 2012-12-29.
  5. "Four face death for 'cold-blooded' murder of Delhi gang rape victim". 10 September 2013 – via www.reuters.com.