Rape accused's body given to family
on 12/03/2013 08:03:20
Journalists outside the All India Institute of Medical Sciences saw the body of Ram Singh loaded on to an ambulance and taken away, accompanied by his family.
The 33-year-old was found dead in his cell at Tihar Jail early yesterday. Authorities say he killed himself, but his family claim he was killed.
Singh was on trial for the gang rape and fatal beating of a woman on a New Delhi bus. Four other men and a juvenile remain on trial for the attack, which horrified India.
A magistrate is investigating Singh's death.