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Explained: What Is Karnataka Hijab Controversy And How Did It All Start, Everything You Need To Know – Watch
The Hijab Blow in the state has even resulted in massive lathi charges and outrage by the students for equality. But what is this controversy all about and how did it all start? Watch video to find out everything in detail.
Karnataka Hijab Controversy: The Karnataka hijab row started after a few students in Udupi Government Pre-University College started wearing hijab last month and were turned out of classrooms. While the students refused to attend classes without hijab, the college administration remained firm on its stand. The controversy snowballed after some students sought to defy the government order mandating a uniform style of clothes. The matter is now being heard in the Karnataka High Court for the second day in a row. The controversy also triggered widespread protests across the state, with campuses witnessing ‘conflict-like’ situations marked by stone-pelting incidents, use of force by police and the Muslim girls standing their ground for wearing the headscarves, prompting calls for peace and calm both by the government and the High Court, which is now looking into the students’ plea for their right to their hijab. But what is this controversy all about and how did it all start? Know what Indian constitution has to say on this. Watch the video to find out everything in detail.
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