Woman panchayat member wounded in militant attack in Sopore

In the second incident in as many days, suspected militants shot at and injured a woman panchayat member in Sopore area in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

Panchayat member dubbed witch, nose chopped off in Bihar

In a shocking incident, a woman panchayat member`s nose was chopped off by five persons who dubbed her as a witch and beat her up in Bihar`s Khagaria district.