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Indian rape accused charged; victim's father calls for hanging

People arrive at a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. The December 16 attack on the physiotherapy student and a male companion provoked furious protests close to the seat of government in New Delhi and has fuelled a nationwide debate about the prevalence of sexual crimes in India, where a rape is reported on average every 20 minutes. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

People arrive at a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. The December 16 attack on the physiotherapy student and a male companion provoked furious protests close to the seat of government in New Delhi and has fuelled a nationwide debate about...more

People arrive at a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. The December 16 attack on the physiotherapy student and a male companion provoked furious protests close to the seat of government in New Delhi and has fuelled a nationwide debate about the prevalence of sexual crimes in India, where a rape is reported on average every 20 minutes. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest outside a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest outside a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest outside a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Lawyers shout slogans as they hold placards and a banner during a protest demanding the juducial system act faster against rape outside a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Lawyers shout slogans as they hold placards and a banner during a protest demanding the juducial system act faster against rape outside a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Lawyers shout slogans as they hold placards and a banner during a protest demanding the juducial system act faster against rape outside a district court in New Delhi January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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