Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (MS)
Mangaluru, Jan 6: Pompei College at Aikala witnessed Hijab and saffron shawl issue on Wednesday January 5. Hindu students wore saffron shawls opposing wearing of Hijab by Muslim girl students.
The administration of the college came to know of the issue and held a meeting in this connection and the institution was closed as a precaution in the afternoon.
The Hindu students said that they will not remove saffron shawls until Muslim girl students remove the Hijab.
Pompei College, Aikala (file photo)
It may be recalled, similar issues were witnessed at colleges in Udupi and Chikkamagaluru earlier.