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Anantnag girl receives bullet injuries in neck, disabled for life

Srinagar: Florie Jan of Nepora Anantnag had received bullet injuries in her neck. Ultimately, she received a spinal injury which later resulted in paraplegia.

According to doctors, her degree of disability is 80 percent which means she would never stand on her legs and has to remain dependent throughout her life.

While hearing the case titled Ghulam Mohammad Bhat F/O Florie Jan R/O Nepora Anantnag in which complainant’s daughter at the age of 13/14 years received bullet injuries in her neck, the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) Chairman Bilal Nazki observed, “…..on the face of it, attitude of the government is inhuman and barbaric. A young girl became permanently disabled and cannot stand on her legs because of injury sustained by firing of an unknown gunman.”

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