August 07, 2019 4:54 pm
A tearful Geeta, through sign language, said Swaraj used to be concerned about her well-being "like a mother".
August 07, 2019 5:27 pm
Swaraj had continued to take interest in the search for Geeta's parents even after she was back in India. On the day Hamid Ansari returned, his mother had said of Swaraj, 'My madam is great. She did everything.'
October 27, 2017 8:17 pm
Collector Nishant Warwade said, "Since I don't know sign language, I won't be able to give precise answer at this moment as to whether Geeta recognised the family or not. DNA test would show whether the couple are her biological parents."
January 27, 2016 9:59 am
She hoisted a 21 x 14 feet national flag in the presence of hundreds of people at Regal crossing in Indore.
December 27, 2015 12:29 pm
2015 was the year of migrants. To mark 2016, The Sunday Express tracks 16 people who moved home in 2015, some of them in public glare, some just a footnote in India’s internal migrants story, to begin new lives.
December 27, 2015 9:31 am
Geeta had strayed into Pakistan onboard the Samjhauta Express that crosses the border at Attari in Punjab. She landed in Karachi, and spent 15 years there.
November 20, 2015 4:49 am
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will travel to Indore on November 23 to meet Geeta and enquire about her well-being.
November 06, 2015 10:27 pm
Geeta, who lived in Pakistan for about 15 years after accidentally landing in the country as a child, is currently lodged at an institution for the hearing and speech-impaired in Indore.
August 20, 2018 3:00 pm
The family from Semla Khurd village in Govindgarh tehsil of Alwar, claimed that Geeta is their daughter Hansira, who had vanished in 2003, and that their other daughter resembles Geeta.
December 25, 2015 10:25 pm
The Ministry had asked AIIMS to collect samples for DNA tests to confirm if Janardhan Mahato, who claims that Geeta is his first born Heera, is indeed her father.
October 26, 2015 6:01 pm
Geeta, a deaf-mute Indian woman who accidentally crossed over to Pakistan more than a decade ago, today arrived in New Delhi to meet her long-lost family.