Mortal remains of Nirbhaya were cremated under heavy security early this morning

India, 30.12.2012: The body of “Nirbhaya“/Damini, the 23-year-old gangrape victim was flown back to New Delhi from Singapore early this morning and cremated within hours. Her mortal remains were flown to the capital in a Special flight of Air India and after landing at the Indira Gandhi International airport, the plane was taken to technical area where the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Congress chief Mrs. Sonia Gandhi were present to receive the body.


The special aircraft landed in Delhi around 3.30 a.m. Both PM and Mrs. Gandhi spoke to the family members and consoled them.
Later, the body was taken to Mahavir Enclave residence of the girl in New Delhi and religious rituals were performed before taking it to the crematorium at Dwarka amid heavy deployment of Delhi Police and RAF personnel.

The cremation took place under a dense cover of fog. Minister of state for Home Affairs R P N Singh, Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dixit, West Delhi Member of Parliament Mahabal Mishra and Delhi BJP chief Vijender Gupta were present at the cremation.

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