DAAYAN – A Fact Finding


Recently a brutal case of witch hunting was reported by media in August 2015. The tragic incident of lynching of five women, mainly from tribal community, branded as witches by a group of villagers took place at Maray Toli, 2.5 kilometer away from Mandar police station in outskirt of capital city Ranchi in Jharkhand. Usually women were killed in the name of witch hunting in Jharkhand but this time the incident was different.