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Indian residents gather to pray for gang-rape student victim during a... News PhotoCivilian,Government,Horizontal,India,New Delhi,Politics,Praying,Protest,Sexual Assault,Silence,Student,VictimPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIndian residents gather to pray for gang-rape student victim during a silent protest in New Delhi on January 1, 2013. The family of an Indian gang-rape victim said that they would not rest until her killers are hanged as police finalised their investigation before charges are laid against suspects this week. As the ruling Congress party reportedly pushed for tougher punishments for sex crimes, including chemical castration, authorities in New Delhi launched a hotline to improve safety for women in a city dubbed 'India's rape capital'. AFP PHOTO/RAVEENDRAN (Photo credit should read RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images)