Shabnam Hashmi

Woman activists Anjali Bhardwaj (3rd R), Annie Raja (2nd R) from NFIW and Shabnam Hashmi (L) from ANHAD, at a press conference for the launch of their campaign 'Hum Agar Uthhe Nahin Toh' (If We Not Rise...), in New Delhi.

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Shabnam Hashmi, social activist, human rights campaigner and wife of slained communist playwright Safdar Hashmi, shows her National Minority Award during a news conference in New Delhi. Hashmi returned the Award conferred upon her in protest against the incidents of mob lynching of innocent minority community people.

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