JHARKHAND ACID ATTACK CASE

  • Jharkhand acid attack: Justice still eludes victim August 1, 2012

    Bokaro: Even as financial and medical help pours in for acid attack victim Sonali Mukherjee, justice still eludes her. It's just the beginning of a long battle ahead for her. As soon as she reached her hometown of Bokaro in Jharkhand, she went to meet the Bokaro Deputy Commissioner, demanding...
  • Sonali's plea to die exposes India's acid violence July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: They came in the dead of night, broke into her home as she slept and poured a cocktail of acids over her face burning her skin, melting her eyelids, nose, mouth and ears, and leaving her partially deaf and almost blind. Her crime she had spurned their...
  • Is the law too weak to help acid attack victim Sonali? July 17, 2012

    Twentysevenyearold Sonali Mukherjee has been running from pillar to post for the past nine years fighting for justice. She was attacked with acid when she spurned the advances of three men in her neighbourhood in her village in Dhanbad, the capital of Jharkhand. However, nine years on, justice still eludes...
  • Jharkhand acid attack victim says her fight is still strong July 17, 2012

    The victim spoke to CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose about her fight for justice. ...