How a Bollywood movie helped bring a disabled Indian woman home from Pakistan

October 26, 2015 2:20 PM

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Almost 15 years after she unwittingly strayed across the border into Pakistan as a girl, a deaf-and-mute woman Monday was brought back to India, where officials were trying to reunite her with her family.

The 23-year-old woman, whose name has been given only as Geeta, was greeted in New Delhi by Pakistani officials, who facilitated her return to India in a case that has received widespread attention in the rival countries.

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