New Delhi, August 6
Author, activist, meals connoisseur and raconteur, Delhi’s very personal Sadia Dehlvi, whose title itself mirrored her bond with the town, has died after a protracted battle with breast most cancers.
Dehlvi died on Wednesday at her house and is survived by her son Arman Ali Dehlvi. She was 63. Belonging to a household whose affiliation with the town went again centuries, Dehlvi’s Twitter profile learn, “Columnist and author Sufism: The Heart of Islam & The Sufi Courtyard: Dargahs of Delhi. I live in Delhi, a city I love.” Dehlvi, who wrote about girls, minorities, Islamic spirituality and Delhi’s heritage and tradition for greater than 40 years, was laid to relaxation on Thursday on the metropolis’s Shidipura cemetery.
A girl of many skills, Dehlvi additionally produced and scripted documentaries and tv programmes, together with “Amma and Family” (1995), with veteran actor Zohra Sehgal within the lead. — PTI