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Accord state funeral to the braveheart: Patel

The NCP leader said the braveheart should be accorded state funeral to mark respect for her and to 'India's womanho

Press Trust Of India

Updated:December 29, 2012, 5:41 PM IST
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Accord state funeral to the braveheart: Patel
The NCP leader said the braveheart should be accorded state funeral to mark respect for her and to 'India's womanho

New Delhi: Expressing grief at the death of the 23-year-old braveheart, Union Minister Praful Patel on Saturday said the Delhi government should accord her a state funeral as a mark of respect to women of the country. "Saddened by the loss of a braveheart. Delhi government should accord her a state funeral as a mark of respect to her and to India's womanhood," said the Nationalist Congress Party leader in a condolence message.

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said "our thoughts and hearts are with the family of the braveheart who left us. This is a time for mourning. We appeal to all our brothers and sisters to maintain peace and calm and pray." This would be a true tribute to the bravery and fortitude of the departed soul," Tewari added.

Six men gangraped the young paramedic student in a moving bus in South Delhi on December 16. She breathed her last in a Singapore hospital early Saturday morning after battling for life for the past 13 days.

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