[Hijab case] Girl students started wearing hijab to college after social media agitation, conspiracy: SG Tushar Mehta to Supreme Court

SG Mehta told the Court that the uniform prescribed by colleges in Karnataka was being followed by all students scrupulously till 2021, when a movement designed to create an agitation was started on social media by PFI.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, Hijab & Supreme Court
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, Hijab & Supreme Court

The female Muslim students challenging the hijab ban in Karnataka colleges never wore hijab to educational institutions until 2021 but suddenly started the practice on advice by someone else, Solicitor General (SG) Tushar Mehta told the Supreme Court on Tuesday [Fathima Bushra vs State of Karnataka].

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