Women hold out their hands as they take part in the protest in Kerala. Photo: AFP

Thousands of Indian women form human chain across Kerala state in support of equal access to holy Hindu temple Sabarimala

  • A court in Kerala state overturned a partial ban on women entering Sabarimala – one of Hinduism’s holiest temples – last year
  • The ruling has been opposed by Hindu groups and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party
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Women hold out their hands as they take part in the protest in Kerala. Photo: AFP
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