Victim's mother: 'I can take a sigh of relief now'

Reuters Correspondent Sruthi Gottipati is reporting from the Delhi court where four men have been given the death penalty for the gang rape and murder of a young women.

She has tweeted reaction from the victim's parents:

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"I want to thank the court for this verdict," victim's father, who is visibly emotional, says. "I want to cry with happiness."

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"It is gratifying that whole society has been with us," says victim's father after sentencing. #DelhiGangRapeVerdict

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"I can take a sigh of relief now," victims mother says, hand on her heart, outside the courthouse after the #DelhiGangRape verdict.

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Delhi rapists get death penalty

Four men convicted for the brutal gang rape and murder of a young woman on a Delhi bus last December have been sentenced to the death penalty.