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Sushma Swaraj shares handwritten notes of Geeta, makes fresh appeal to help find her parents

Geeta was brought to India in 2015 from Pakistan.

Dec 21, 2017, 00:33 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj shares notes of Geeta, the girl who returned from Pakistan

Geeta was brought to India in 2015 from Pakistan, where she remained stranded for more than a decade.

Dec 20, 2017, 22:53 PM IST

Geeta, who returned from Pakistan, doesn't recognise couple claiming to be her parents

So far more than ten families from different parts of the country have claimed that Geeta is their daughter. But none of them could establish the claim.

Dec 02, 2017, 20:52 PM IST

No more funding TOPS funding for Sushil Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt; top wrestlers accept the move gracefully

Besides Sushil and Yogeshwar, the famous Phogat sisters -- Geeta and Babita -- faced the axe too.

Apr 13, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

Dangal in real life: Another Phogat girl beats boys for fun

Her name is Bhumi Phogat, a 12 year-old girl from Rithal village in Rohtak district.

Feb 25, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

Pro Wrestling League: After recovering from knee injury, wrestler Amit Dahiya eyes comeback

Amit, will open his PWL campaign against reigning Olympic champion Vladimer Khinchegashvili.

Jan 03, 2017, 13:49 PM IST

Post-injury comeback pressure nothing compared to training during formative days, says Geeta Phogat

Geeta will be facing the Rio Olympics bronze-medallist Sakshi Malik, representing the Delhi franchise at the PWL-2.

Dec 27, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

Geeta and Babita Phogat relived their childhood with 'Haanikaarak Bapu' in 'Dangal'

'Haanikaarak Bapu' from Aamir Khan's much awaited film 'Dangal' has been a nostalgic ride for Geeta and Babita Phogat as they say it reminded them of their childhood days.
 

Nov 19, 2016, 14:26 PM IST

Geeta wants to undertake a train journey to search her parents

Geeta, the deaf and mute girl who returned to India last October after accidentally landing in Pakistan and staying there for several years, wants to undertake a train journey and search her parents.

Jun 25, 2016, 04:01 AM IST

Pak Foreign Office releases obituary for philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi by mistake, issues apology

The Edhi Foundation was appreciated by Indian government for hosting Geeta, the deaf-mute Indian woman who accidentally crossed the border over a decade ago.

Jun 18, 2016, 19:09 PM IST

Pakistan-returned Geeta hoists tricolour in Indore

On October 26, 2015, Geeta returned to India nearly 15 years after she accidentally crossed over to Pakistan. 

Jan 27, 2016, 02:48 AM IST

Geeta refuses to recognise UP couple

Geeta, the deaf-mute girl who was stranded in Pakistan for 15 years, did not recognise a couple from Uttar Pradesh who had claimed that she could be their lost daughter, an official said on Monday.

Jan 11, 2016, 23:13 PM IST

Bhopal couple claim to be Geeta's parents, seek to meet her

Another couple has come forward claiming that the deaf-mute girl Geeta, who returned from Pakistan last October after accidentally landing in that country and staying there for over a decade, is their daughter.

Jan 08, 2016, 20:03 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj promises to reunite Geeta with her parents

Geeta returned to India on October 26 after inadvertently crossing into Pakistan over a decade ago.

Dec 30, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Woman from Jabalpur claims Geeta to be her daughter

A 40-year-old woman from Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur on Tuesday claimed herself to be the mother of Geeta, the hearing and speech-impaired girl who had lived in Pakistan for over ten years after crossing the border.

Dec 29, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

Please help us locate Geeta's family: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday made a fervent appeal to locate the family of Geeta, the deaf-mute Indian woman who returned from Pakistan over a month-and-a-half ago.

Dec 18, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Government to launch new campaign to find Geeta's parents

The government will launch a public campaign to find the parents of Geeta, the speech- and hearing-impaired woman who returned to India more than a decade after mistakenly foraying into Pakistan.

Dec 17, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

UP youth to be repatriated from Pak after fact-finding: Sushma

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said the UP youth would be brought back to India after due verification.

Nov 23, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Geeta's DNA test did not match Mahato family: External Affairs Ministry

The DNA sample of Geeta, the deaf and mute young woman who returned to India more than a decade after mistakenly foraying into Pakistan, did not match that of the Mahato family of Bihar that claimed her as its long-lost daughter, the government confirmed on Thursday.

Nov 19, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

Geeta feels Salman Khan would be able to find her parents

Salman Khan's latest film "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" had a plot bearing similarity to Geeta's story, about an Indian man helping a Pakistani girl find her parents.

Nov 06, 2015, 23:21 PM IST