Two days after the death of the 23-year-old gangrape victim, Delhi Police
today said it has finalised around 1,000-page charge sheet in connection with
the incident and plans to submit it in court on Thursday.
A senior police official said the charge sheet, which is being vetted by legal
experts, has cited 30 witnesses in connection with the December 16 incident in
which the physiotherapy student was gangraped and brutally assaulted in a moving
bus in south Delhi. The victim died in a Singapore hospital on Saturday morning.
Investigators said they will seek death penalty for the accused in the case.
Six persons, including a 17-year-old boy, was apprehended in connection with the
incident, which evoked widespread outrage and anger and triggered violent
protests in India Gate and Raisina Hill.
The charge sheet, to be filed in the Saket court, will detail the role of five
men while mentioning that a separate report would be sent to Juvenile Justice
Board for the trial of the minor boy allegedly involved in the case, the
The charge sheet gives details about the sequence of events, the treatment,
shifting of the patient to a Singapore hospital as well as her death, the
Police have slapped rape, murder and other charges against the accused.