The protest march came amid prohibitory orders placed in and around India Gate after the violence during protests against the gangrape.
The protesters were demanding sacking of Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar, fast-tracking pending sexual assault cases, special session of Parliament for enacting strong laws against sexual offences and better security for women.
Police announced that they will not be allowed to move ahead to India Gate due to prohibitory orders. They said if the protesters wished, they would ferry them in a bus to Jantar Mantar or Ramlila Maidan to continue their protest.
The gang-rape of the 23-year-old girl has sparked outrage across the country and there have been demands for stringent punishment for the criminals.