The protesters demanded better security for women following the brutal gang rape of a young woman in a moving bus in New Delhi, India on December 16. Police have arrested six people in connection with the attack, which left the victim with severe internal injuries. The victim has died at a hospital in Singapore. A statement by Singapore’s Mount Elizabeth hospital where the 23-year-old victim was being treated said she “died peacefully” early Saturday.
Indian women shout slogans as they protest against a recent gang-rape of a young woman in a moving bus in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh pledged Thursday to take action to protect the nation’s women while the young rape victim was flown to Singapore for treatment of severe internal injuries. (AP Photo/ Saurabh Das)