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Karnataka College Students Wear Saffron Scarves To Protest Against Hijab


The administration of a state-run diploma school in Karnataka’s Koppa is in a repair after a bit of scholars got here to varsity sporting saffron scarves protesting in opposition to the Muslim girls allegedly attending courses with hijab.

The Authorities Diploma Faculty in Balagadi, which had reportedly given in to the demand of the scholars with saffron scarves initially and requested girls to not attend courses sporting hijab, has now determined to permit everybody to put on no matter they want to until January 10.

“We’re convening a parent-teachers assembly which may also be attended by public representatives on January 10 to resolve the problem. The choice arrived at can be a binding on everybody,” Mr Ananth Murthy, principal of the school, instructed PTI.

He mentioned three years in the past a choice was taken in the same assembly and that was abided by everybody until now.

“The whole lot was going easily however yesterday some college students instantly appeared within the class sporting scarves. They had been objecting to the gown code of some college students,” Mr Murthy added.

A B. Com second-year scholar Vinay Koppa alleged that Muslim girls had been coming to the school sporting hijab.

“Three years in the past, the same controversy had erupted within the school and it was determined that nobody ought to come to the school sporting hijab however for the previous few days some girls are coming to the school sporting it. Therefore, we determined to return to the school sporting saffron scarves from yesterday,” the scholar mentioned.

He additionally claimed that upon their request the school administration had requested the Muslim girls a number of occasions to not sport hijab within the campus however they didn’t budge.

The scholar warned that if this concern was not addressed then they’d intensify their agitation within the coming days.

(This story has not been edited by The Press Reporter workers and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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