Google Lights Candle 'In Memory Of Delhi Braveheart'

Monday, 31 December 2012, 07:38 Hrs
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New Delhi: Google India has lit a white candle on its homepage as a tribute to the 23-year-old Delhi gang-rape victim, who passed away following a 13-day fight for life.

It's not another fancy Google doodle, but a small image below the search bar. Once you move the cursor on the candle, it reads: "In memory of the Delhi braveheart".

A touching gesture indeed - even as scores of Indians have been holding candlelight vigils to pay homage to the trainee physiotherapist.

The story that shook the nation of the 23 year old physiotherapy student, has ended with a tragedy of her death, a wake up calls to the many Indian’s who have been letting the race convicts get away with least penalty so far.  She was brutally gang-raped by six men on a moving bus here Dec 16. She was admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital, and later taken to Singapore for specialized treatment after her condition deteriorated. She died in Singapore hospital. She has been paid tribute all over the country and Google has contributed in its own way.



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Source: IANS
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