NEW DELHI: India has today executed four men convicted of gang raping and murdering of a 23-year-old woman in a New Delhi bus in December 2012.
The four were hanged before dawn at Tihar Jail in the Indian capital.
The gang rape victim was repeatedly raped and tortured with a metal bar. The injuries were so severe that she died two weeks later.
The incident triggered a huge national angry protest in 2012. Protesters called for the four men to be executed.
The victims`s mother, who has been appealing for justice for more than seven years, said: ” justice has finally been done…If my daughter got justice, the entire country got justice”.