Indian Leaders Appeal For Calm After Gang-Rape Victim Dies


Pedestrians pass by a sand sculpture by artist Raj Kapoor at Sangam... News PhotoAllahabad,Artist,Death,Horizontal,India,Law,New Delhi,Pedestrian,Sand,Sand Sculpture,Sculpture,Sexual Assault,Vertical,VictimPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPedestrians pass by a sand sculpture by artist Raj Kapoor at Sangam in Allahabad on December 29, 2012, after the death of a gangrape victim from the Indian capital New Delhi. Indian leaders appealed for calm and security forces headed off fresh unrest by turning New Delhi into a fortress after a student who was savagely gang-raped died in a Singapore hospital. Police threw a ring of steel around the centre of the Indian capital after news of the 23-year-old medical student's death was broken in the early hours by the Singapore hospital that had been treating her for the last two days. AFP PHOTO/Prakash SINGH (Photo credit should read PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images)