Kathua rape victim’s counsel invited to Geneva
Srinagar: The counsel of Kathua rape and murder victim Deepika Singh Rajawat has been invited to attend the 39th Session of the Human Rights Council at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland scheduled on September 19.
The invitation to Rajawat was extended by the International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)-an ECOSOC affiliated Organization which is underway at Geneva till September 28.
Rajawat who hails from a Kashmiri Pandit family of Karihama, Kupwara, Kashmir, is scheduled to attend, research and participate in the 39th session of the Human Rights Council on September 19.
Rajawat is representing the rape and murder case of eight year old girl of village Rasana district Kathua.
Rajawat has been conferred with Women of the Year Award by Indian Merchants Chamber of Commerce and Industry Ladies Wing, Mumbai in June 2018 at Mumbai for her contribution in women welfare initiatives.