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Watch: "Why did I get the tag of 'stone pelter'? I am a footballer" — Afshan Ashique

This is the story of Afshan Ashique from Kashmir whose picture of stone pelting went viral in 2017.


The Bridge Desk

Updated: 21 April 2021 4:20 PM GMT

When her picture went viral in 2017, she thought it was because of football. Later, she was told that it was a picture of her pelting stones in Kashmir!

The life of Afshan took many turns and faced wrath from different quarters. From footballer to coach and "accidental" stone-pelter to stardom, she has seen many tough times in her journey.

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