The Second Killing of Ishrat Jahan

Mumbai: Ishrat Jahan's mother Shamima Kausar interacts with media during a press conference  about David Headley's statement at Thane in Mumbai  on Thursday. PTI Photo(PTI2_11_2016_000210a)

Ishrat Jahan, a teenaged woman from Mumbra, was killed in June 2004 by the Gujarat police in an ‘encounter’  along with three other men. A magisterial enquiry, SIT probe and CBI investigation subsequently all concluded that  this was a fake encounter – that the police claim of having fired on her in…

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