BX Muslims recognize importance of women during Ramadan

THE BRONX - For Muslims, Ramadan is the month of fasting, but some Muslims in The Bronx are also using it as a time to recognize the importance of women in Islam.

On Sunday night, members of The Bronx Muslim community gathered on East 1-70th Street to discuss the role of women as mothers, wives and members of Islam.

Ramadan ends August 18.

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