Out To Support Farmers, Shaheen Bagh's Bilkis Dadi Turned Away From Border
The Morning Standard|December 02, 2020
BILKIS Bano, popularly known as ‘Dadi of Shaheen Bagh’, on Tuesday stopped by Delhi Police at the Singhu Border where thousands of farmers have been demonstrating against the centre’s new farm laws, officials said.

The octogenarian, who was the face of the months-long anti-citizenship law protest in the national capital and featured in the Time magazine, had reached the border to extend her support to the thousands of farmers who have been demonstrating against the centre’s new farm laws. she was stopped at the entry point of Singhu border and was escorted back to her home in South East District.

“I am a farmer’s daughter and I shall stand with the farmers to support their demands against the new agriculture bills,” she said.

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