December 16, 2012: A 23-year-old physiotherapy intern raped by six people, including a juvenile, inside a moving bus.

Delhi gang-rape case: All four accused convicted

December 17, 2012: Bus driver Ram Singh and two other accused arrested.

December 18, 2012: Protests over the incident, crowds clash with police in Central Delhi. Fourth accused arrested.

December 19, 2012: Two accused produced in a Delhi court. Accused Vinay tells court "hang me".

December 21, 2012: Fifth accused, who was 17-and-half years old at the time of the crime, arrested from Anand Vihar in East Delhi while he was boarding a bus to flee to his hometown in Uttar Pradesh. Sixth accused Akshay Kumar Singh nabbed from Bihar.

December 22, 2012: Gang-rape victim records statement before a sub-divisional magistrate.

December 23, 2012: Fast track court set up by the Delhi High Court.

December 24, 2012: The government announces setting up of a committee to suggest amendments to laws for speedy trials and enhanced punishment for criminals in rape cases.

December 27, 2012: The victim airlifted to Singapore for treatment.

December 29, 2012: She succumbs to her injuries at a Singapore hospital.

December 30, 2012: The body of the gang rape victim flown back to Delhi, cremated.

January 3, 2013: A case of rape, murder, kidnapping, destruction of evidence, and attempted murder filed against all the five accused in the case.

January 7, 2013: Court orders in-camera trial.

January 28, 2013: Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) declares that one of the accused is a minor.

February 2, 2013: Fast track court paves the way for trial and charges five men for murder, gang-rape and other offences.

February 3, 2013: The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2013, issued. The relevant bill passed by the Lok Sabha on March 19 and the Rajya Sabha on March 21, making laws more stringent.

February 5, 2013: Trial begins in the case and court records statements of accused.

March 11, 2013: Accused Ram Singh found hanging in his Tihar Jail cell.

May 17, 2013: Victim's mother appears as a prosecution witness before the trial court and says "give justice to my daughter".

June 14, 2013: Juvenile accused turns 18 in custody. Age determined based on school certificate.

July 11, 2013: Juvenile Justice Board in New Delhi defers verdict on the minor accused to July 25.

July 25, 2013: Juvenile Justice Board defers verdict on minor accused till August 5.

August 22, 2013: The Supreme Court allowed the juvenile board to go ahead with pronouncing its verdict.

August 31, 2013: Juvenile Justice Board sentences the minor accused to a three-year stay in a special home.

September 3, 2013: Delhi court reserves its order.

September 10, 2013: All the four accused Mukesh, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Sharma and Akshay Kumar Singh held guilty on all counts. Court will pronounce quantum of punishment on September 11.


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