Woman stranded in Pakistan for 13 years returns to India

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A woman from India who has been stranded in Pakistan for 13 years is returning home.

Officials say Geeta is speech and hearing impaired.

She wandered over the border from India to Pakistan when she was 11.

They believe it happened during a border conflict between the nuclear-armed rivals.

She recently identified her family from pictures.

Officials in Pakistan say DNA testing will be done to confirm they have the right family.

If DNA doesn’t match they promised to continue looking for Geeta’s family.


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