Announcing this on Tuesday, village head said the decision was taken in accordance with the wishes of the village and girl's family members.
A meeting of the village panchayat will soon be convened to complete the related formalities, he said.
Girl's family members have also demanded construction of a memorial for her, besides initiation of other development works in the village.
New Delhi: A primary school in the native village of the Delhi gang-rape victim will be named after her as a mark of tribute to the braveheart.
First Published: Tuesday, January 01, 2013, 17:34