The father and brother of the 23-year-old Delhi gang-rape victim, whose death sparked mass protest across Delhi, have said it would be an honour if improved rape laws were named after her.
The Hindustan Times reports the family as saying: "If the government names the revised anti-rape law after her, they have no objection and it would be an honour to her."
The gang rape of a young woman in Delhi has exposed deep fissures in Indian society, as assault victims finally find their voices.
Speaking hours before his daughters attackers appeared in court, the father of the India rape victim has called for the harshest penalty.
After almost three weeks of protests over the rape of an Indian woman on a Delhi bus, the nation could face a national strike.