Around 1,000 join Mumbai protest after gang-rape

Around 1,000 people, including members of several local journalists' associations, have gathered in southern Mumbai to stage a protest after a photojournalist was gang-raped in the city.

Supporters of Republican Party of India (RPI) shout slogans during a protest against the rape.
Supporters of Republican Party of India (RPI) shout slogans during a protest against the rape. Credit: REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
ournalists hold placards as they participate in a protest march in Mumbai.
ournalists hold placards as they participate in a protest march in Mumbai. Credit: REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
ournalists and students hold placards as they participate in a protest.
ournalists and students hold placards as they participate in a protest. Credit: REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

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5 held over Mumbai gang-rape

Five men have been arrested after a 22-year-old female photojournalist was gang-raped while her male colleague was tied up and beaten in the Indian city of Mumbai, local police said.