Nation at 9: HC backs women's Right to Pray

| Saturday, April 2, 2016 - 02:33
First Published |

It’s a vindication of NewsX's sustained campaign to fight for the right to pray.

The Bombay High Court has scrapped the ban on women's entry into the inner sanctum of Shani Shingnapur temple. It asks, is the right to pray restricted for men alone?

Bowing to popular sentiment, even the Maharashtra government backed the reform. But the question is — will this be a stepping stone to religious parity across the nation?

The battle has been won but the war still awaits us.


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