Protest held in Karnataka to demand justice for gang-rape victim

Last Updated: Friday, December 21, 2012 - 21:49

Bangalore: Amid national outrage, a large number of protesters gathered at the Town Hall on Friday evening to demand justice for the young student who was gang-raped in Delhi.

The candle light march, which was an initiative undertaken by Women`s Rights Forum `Vimochana,` also saw men participating in the protest.

At the same venue, NGO Women`s Voice burnt an effigy of the rapists and demanded action against the accused.
Noted advocate and a vocal women`s rights activist Pramila Nesargi said the rapists should be dealt with sternly and given capital punishment.

PTI



First Published: Friday, December 21, 2012 - 21:38

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