Bombay High Court rejects plea by nine students against ban on hijab, cap, stoles in Mumbai college

A Division Bench of Justices AS Chandurkar and Rajesh Patil observed that not revealing a student's religion so that they can focus on education was the objective of the directive.
 Hijab and Bombay High Court
Hijab and Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea filed by nine students from a Mumbai college challenging the college's directive banning burqas, niqabs, hijabs, etc. which could reveal the religion of the student.[Zainab Choudhary & Ors. v. Chembur Trombay Education Society’s NG Acharya and DK Marathe College & Ors.]

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