Shushmita Banerjee

 

 

Age: 49

 

Summary: Indian writer whose memoir about marrying an Afghan and life under the Islamist militia was made into a 2003 Bollywood movie called Escape from Taliban.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: 1964

 

Died: September 5, 2013

 

Location: Paktika Province, Afghanistan