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Meghalaya woman guest in Khasi dress told to leave Delhi Golf Club
Ignorance about the northeastern region and prejudices borne out of it was on full display at Delhi Golf Club on Sunday when a Meghalaya womanwearing traditional Khasi attire was told to leave.The woman, Tailin Lyngdoh, works as a governess for Dr Nivedita Barthakur Sondhi, an honorary health advisor to the Assam government. Lyngdoh was among eight guests invited by P Thimmayya Goel, a long-time member of the club, for lunch. Lyngdoh arrived wearing a jainsem. The club authorities, however, took a disapproving view of the dress.