Indian Leaders Appeal For Calm After Gang-Rape Victim Dies


Indian protestors hold placards as they stage a protest demanding... News PhotoAdult,Death,Demanding,Freshness,Government,Holding,Image,India,Leadership,New Delhi,Placard,Politics,Protest,Protestor,Security,Sexual Assault,Tranquility,Vertical,Victim,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPIndian protestors hold placards as they stage a protest demanding better security for women in New Delhi on December 29, 2012, as Indian leaders appealled for calm fearing fresh outbursts of protests after the death of a gang-rape victim. New Delhi's top police officer and chief minister have urged people to mourn the death of a gang-rape victim in a peaceful manner as large parts of the city-centre were sealed off. The calls for calm came after an Indian woman who was gang-raped on a New Delhi bus died in a Singapore hospital after suffering severe organ failure. AFP PHOTO/RAVEENDRAN (Photo credit should read RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images)