Trinamool MP Nusrat Jahan on Sunday (6 October) offered Ashtami prayers and also played the traditional Dhaak at Kolkata’s prominent Suruchi Sangha Durga Puja, ANI reported.
Nusrat Jahan who is a Member of Parliament from Basirhat was seen offering prayers along with her husband Nikhil Jain, while wearing a Bindi, Sindoor and saree.
Later she was recorded playing the traditional Dhaak while other participants in the puja looked on joyously.
Nusrat Jahan had recently faced a backlash Radical Islamist clerics. Soon after taking oath in the Lok Sabha a fatwa was issued against her for wearing sindoor and for not marrying a Muslim.