The decision has been taken in view of the simmering tension in the context of the hijab controversy, Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner K V Rajendra said in a release.
Classes went on smoothly in all the colleges, which reopened today after a week-long holiday declared by the government following trouble in some campuses over the hijab issue.
Karnataka Hijab Row: The move is part of a precautionary measure in view of the hijab controversy. The high schools are reopening on Monday after the holiday declared by the state government.
According to him, live streaming has become "counterproductive and children were put to hardship".
Karnataka Hijab Row: On Tuesday, at a school in the district headquarters town of Shivamogga, a Burqa-wearing girl refused to write her exam when the school authorities asked her to remove her Hijab first.
Karnataka Hijab Row: Udupi BJP MLA K Raghupathi Bhat said most of the threat calls received by him were internet calls from foreign countries.
Karnataka Hijab Row: The Muslim girls fighting the Hijba ban before High Court contended: ‘Why is the government picking on Hijab alone and making this hostile discrimination? Aren't bangles religious symbols?’
Keeping in accordance with the ongoing Hijab controversy, here are a few of the recent times when B-Town actresses have sported burqas onscreen.
The incident in Rajasthan comes amidst an ongoing controversy surrounding 'Hijab' or headscarf being worn by Muslim students in Karnataka.
The letter said that the management of religious educational institutions was empowered to run their institutes as per the tenets of their religion.
They have been charged under IPC sections 188, 269 and 270 and police have also issued notices to some more people in this connection, he added.
Hijab Row: The Karnataka government on Thursday had decided to resume classes for high school students up to class 10 from February 14, and for Pre-University...
The government on Thursday had decided to resume classes for high school students up to class 10 from February 14, and for Pre-University and Degree Colleges...
Supreme Court was considering a plea on 'suspension of fundamental right to practice religion under Article 25 of the Constitution" filed with respect to the...
The plea said that different high courts in different states may pass conflicting orders.
Hijab News Karnataka: The Karnataka High Court on Thursday said that students should not wear any religious cloth (like Hijab) which could instigate others...
In the backdrop of the raging debate over wearing Hijab in Karnataka schools, the Madras High Court expressed deep concern and asked, what was of paramount,...
The government also indicated that educational institutions were not meant for religious practices and wanted the students to follow the uniform dress code.
According to the Foreign Office's statement, Indian diplomat was conveyed Pakistan’s deep concern over alleged religious intolerance, negative stereotyping,...
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