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Kunan Poshpora

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By News Desk | Srinagar, Kashmir The Jammu and Kashmir High Court today heard a public interest litigation (PIL), filed by fifty Kashmiri women, seeking action on the alleged gang rape in Kunan Poshpora on the intervening night of 23-24 February 1991 by the Indian armed forces. The litigants of the PIL, in a statement issued here, said that through the PIL they sought the immediate reopening and reinvestigation of a case where “more than forty Kashmiri women were brutally raped.” The Division Bench of Justice A. M. Magray and Justice Mansoor, in today’s hearing, questioned that how can a

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By Mudasir Majeed Peer Last month it marked the twentieth anniversary of Kunan-Poshpora mass rape case. Twenty years is huge period. Many regimes took power both at centre and state. They failed to deliver justice for the tragedy which befell to this village. No one remembers those mothers and sisters who were forced to stand in queue and were raped. Politicians are busy in warming their own hands. No one raises a question on behalf of this helpless village. The young woman folk of this village are caught between devil and deep sea. Their parents want to marry them off