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Haji Ali dargah opens entry for women after 5 years

After five years, a series of legal battles and agitations, a group of women activists will enter the famous Haji Ali dargah

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After five years, a series of legal battles and agitations, a group of women activists will enter the famous Haji Ali dargah (mausoleum) on Tuesday afternoon, an activist said. A group of around 75-80 women from all over India would visit the shrine for prayers around 3 p.m., said the activist expressing the intent to enter the dargah on the rocks off Worli in the Arabian Sea. "It will be routine now, we have not informed the police or the Dargah trust. We shall pay our respects and come out," Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) co-founder Noorjehan S. Niaz told ...

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Haji Ali dargah opens entry for women after 5 years

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Haji Ali dargah opens entry for women after 5 years

After five years, a series of legal battles and agitations, a group of women activists will enter the famous Haji Ali dargah

After five years, a series of legal battles and agitations, a group of women activists will enter the famous Haji Ali dargah (mausoleum) on Tuesday afternoon, an activist said. A group of around 75-80 women from all over India would visit the shrine for prayers around 3 p.m., said the activist expressing the intent to enter the dargah on the rocks off Worli in the Arabian Sea. "It will be routine now, we have not informed the police or the Dargah trust. We shall pay our respects and come out," Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) co-founder Noorjehan S. Niaz told ...

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