Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Witchcraft accusations in Nepal

Here is a disturbing story from the mountainous country of Nepal. The article is from Inter Press Service.

"KATHMANDU, Dec 23 (IPS) - Just 40 kms away from the capital Kathmandu, in Thasingtole, Lalitpur District, Kalli Kumari B.K., 46, a local Dalit woman, was mercilessly beaten up. She was accused of being a 'witch', imprisoned in a shed and forced to..." ...(Cont.)...