Delhi gang rape suspects to be charged | Asia Pacific

Delhi gang rape suspects to be charged

Delhi gang rape suspects to be charged

Updated 3 January 2013, 21:46 AEDT

Court proceedings have begun in India for the men accused of the brutal gang-rape last month of a 23-year-old student in New Delhi.

Five men and a teenager have been arrested in connection with the attack.

The five adult suspects face a range of charges including rape, kidnapping and murder after the woman died at the weekend from her injuries - and they'll face the death penalty if convicted.

Presenter: Laura Tchilinguirian.

Speaker: Michael Edwards, ABC South Asia correspondent

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