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Women to re-enter Haji Ali dargah after 5 years

Mumbai: After five years, a series of legal battles and agitations, a group of women activists will enter the famous Haji Ali dargah (mausoleum) here 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

Rights activist Trupti Desai Desai enters Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai

Mumbai: Rights activist Trupti Desai on Thursday entered Mumbai’s Haji Ali Dargah to offer prayers amid tight security, saying her struggle was for gender equality. “At the Dargah, I prayed that women be allowed to enter the inner sanctum, as was the case till 2011,” Bhumata Ranragini Brigade chief Desai said, after coming out of