'PM Modi is like my son': says Shaheen Bagh's 'Bilkis Dadi' named in TIME's most influential people

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Thousands of people participated in last year's widespread protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in New Delhi's Shaheen Bagh. Three feisty grandmothers also took part in these demonstrations surrounded by young women with prayer beads in one hand and the national flag in the other.

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Published on September 25, 2020 -  02:07
Bilkis dadi of Shaheen Bagh on TIME's list of 100 influential people
For some people, age is just a number. This is proved by an 82-year-old who is known as 'Dadi of Shaheen Bagh'. Famous TIME Magazine named Bilkis among the 100 most persuasive people in the world. Bilkis dadi illustrated her active presence at the prolonged anti-CAA protest in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh. Dadi expressed happiness over the nomination and said, "Will be famous all over the world".

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