Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Kunri Report

Note: This is a follow up to my previous blog, Ladies and Gentlemen, Meet Aansoo Kohli

Starting from home

Starting from home

Ladies & gentlemen, meet Aansoo Kohli

Aansoo Kohli is a teenaged, physically impaired girl from the minority Hindu community, living in a poor, marginalized village near the dusty town of Umerkot, in the Sindh province of Pakistan. There you are – a single sentence that totally sums up Aansoo’s apparently desperately unfortunate existence. She is a girl in a male-dominated, often misogynistic social order. That makes her a second-class citizen.