Asifa Bano – Kathua Murder Rape Case Story



In early January, Asifa Bano, an 8-year-old girl in a purple dress, was grazing her horses in a meadow in Kashmir when a man beckoned her into a forest. he grabbed her by the neck and forced her to take sleeping pills. he dragged her to a nearby temple and locked her inside. For the next three days, police say, the two men and at least one other raped her, again and again.  In the end, she was strangled, after one of the men allegedly insisted on raping her one last time. According to police in the state of Jammu and Kashmir One of the arrested suspects said he was 15, though police officers, based on a medical examination, believe he is at least 19.


Script and Editing : Nikita Singh