(Breitbart) An Indian woman who wrote a bestselling memoir about the brutality of Sharia law and her escape from the Taliban was killed by unknown militants in Afghanistan.

Police in Paktika province have told the BBC that the militants arrived at the home of Sushmita Banerjee, 49, tied up members of the family including her husband, and then took Banerjee outside and shot her to death. Her body was then dumped near a religious school.

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