Supreme Court dismisses PIL to allow Muslim women into Mosques, ban Purdah system [Read Petition]

Murali Krishnan July 8 2019
Muslim women

The Supreme Court today dismissed a public interest litigation petition filed by the President of the Kerala unit of the Akhil Bharath Hindu Mahasabha praying that Muslim women be allowed entry into mosques.

A Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose questioned the locus of the petitioner, saying,

"Let a Muslim woman come, then we will consider."

The petition is an . . .

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