Bangladeshi feminist writer Taslima Nasreen, who fled her country 16 years ago because of threats from Muslim extremists, said that her life in exile was like a "slow death". Nasreen, who lives in the United States, was on a brief trip to Delhi to renew her Indian residential permit. "I am not keeping well," the 47-year-old told AFP.
But seething resentment by Muslim hardliners at her presence in the city exploded into full-blown riots in November 2007, which resulted in the army being called out.
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