Family: Rape law in daughter's name would be an honour

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 attack sparked mass protests across Delhi, calling for improved security for woman. Credit: Sanjay Jha

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."