Jan 07, 2013, 12.04 PM | Source: Reuters
INDIA-DELHI-RAPE-SUSPECTS-COURT:Suspects in Delhi gang rape case appear in court
The five men, along with a teenager, are accused of raping the 23-year-old physiotherapy student on a bus in New Delhi. She died two weeks later on December 28 in a Singapore hospital.
Television images showed the blue police van believed to be transporting the suspects from Tihar jail as it arrived at the court gate prior to the hearing.
Two of the accused, Vinay Sharma and Pawan Gupta, moved an application on Saturday requesting they be made "approvers", or informers against the other accused, a public prosecutor in the case, Rajiv Mohan, told Reuters.
(Reporting By Frank Jack Daniel; Editing by Ron Popeski)