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Fatima Sheikh

Least we forget Fatima Sheikh’s contribution to women education

A lesser-known personality in Indian history but she will always be remembered as the first Muslim woman teacher and intersectional educationist of India. She is a liberator of millions of oppressed women. She fought for a casteless society and for modern education of girls. Along with Savitribai Phule, she laid the foundation stone of education opportunities for women in India. Her name is "FATIMA SHEIKH". Fatima and her brother, Usman Sheikh, offered refuge to Savitribai and Jyotirao Phule when they were forced to leave