Karnataka Hijab ban: Supreme Court delivers split judgment; matter to be heard by larger bench

Justice Hemant Gupta, who headed the bench, upheld the government decision while Justice Sudhanshu Dhulia struck it down.
Justice Hemant Gupta, Justice Sudhanshu Dhulia, Supreme Court and Hijab
Justice Hemant Gupta, Justice Sudhanshu Dhulia, Supreme Court and Hijab

The Supreme Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict in the challenge to the Karnataka government order (GO) effectively empowering government colleges in the State to ban the wearing of hijab by Muslim girl students in college campus [Aishat Shifa vs State of Karnataka].

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