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Delhi gang-rape: Justice Mehra Commission of inquiry starts functioning

Friday, 28 December 2012 - 7:12pm IST Updated: Friday, 28 December 2012 - 7:14pm IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: ANI
The Commission of Inquiry under the Chairmanship of Justice (Retd.) Usha Mehra has requested the members of public to provide any information about the shocking incident of rape and brutal assault on a young woman in New Delhi on December 16.
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The Commission of Inquiry under the Chairmanship of Justice (Retd.) Usha Mehra has requested the members of public to provide any information about the shocking incident of rape and brutal assault on a young woman in New Delhi on December 16.

"Any information, suggestions and responses may be sent through email at usha.mehracommission@nic.in or through Fax at 011-23093750 latest by January 10, 2013," said a Home Ministry release.

All the members of the public including jurists, legal professionals, NGOs, media persons/ journalists, women groups are requested to suggest measures to improve the safety and security of women particularly in the National Capital Territory of Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR).

The commission will suggest measures to make Delhi and NCR safer for women. It will submit its report within three months, which will be tabled in Parliament along with action taken by the government.

Meanwhile, the 23-year-old Delhi gang-rape victim has significant brain injury, infection in lungs and abdomen and she is currently struggling against all odds at Singapore's Mount Elizabeth Hospital where her condition continues to be 'extremely critical'.




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