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Social activist Ilina Sen dies

Date: 11 August 2020 Tags: Obituaries
  • Ilina Sen, wife of doctor and rights campaigner Binayak Sen, passed away at the age of 69 after a long battle with cancer.
  • As an activist, Ilina Sen is remembered for taking up the cause of mine worker trade unions in Chhattisgarh against corporatization and championing the cause of tribal rights.
  • She has also authored two books: Inside Chhattisgarh: A Political Memoir and Sukhvasin: The Migrant Woman of Chhattisgarh.
  • Along with her husband, Sen was a powerful voice against Salwa Judum and setting up of civil vigilante groups called the Koya Commandos in Chhattisgarh.