A petition entitled “Protect Our Women In T&T” has gone viral, and has already gathered over 60,000 signatures.
It is hoping to gather 75,000 signatures.
The CHANGE.ORG petition which was started hours after the body of 22-year-old Andrea Bharatt was found, in the Heights of Aripo.
The petition is demanding that both the Government and Opposition take immediate action to make the country safer for women.
It is calling for, among other things, the legalisation of pepper spray, the registration of all private cars operating as taxis, as well as the return of the death penalty.