ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Women s Movement within a Secular Framework-Redefining the Agenda

The riots in Bombay which followed the demolition of the Babri masjid dealt a severe blow to the premise that women have a separate existence away from their communal identity where they can discuss problems of rape, divorce and maintenance on a common platform. If social action means reacting to external social reality, then as the external reality changes internal positions have to be redefined or else the movement will become redundant in the face of the newer challenges.

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