Women’s college bans burqa


PATNA: JD Women’s College in Patna has issued a direction to the students to follow the prescribed dress code on the campus while stating that wearing a ‘burqa’ in college is prohibited.

“All students have to come to college in the prescribed dress code, every day except on Saturday. Students are prohibited from wearing ‘burqa’ in college”, reads a notice signed by the Principal and Proctor of the college.

The college administration has also imposed a fine of Rs. 250 for violation of the norm. (ANI)