The hijab row was a state disaster final 12 months, it was began by six college students from Udupi Pre-College Ladies’ Faculty. These college students who refuse to attend class with out a hijab declare to be ready for the Supreme Courtroom‘s ultimate choice. The issue grew to become communal and led to revenge killings within the state. On the top of the disaster, it caught the eye of the worldwide terrorist group al-Qaeda. The ruling BJP is claimed to have used this subject to propagate the Hindutva agenda, which divided society, particularly the scholar neighborhood.
Sources mentioned on Wednesday that the brand new Karnataka Congress authorities is able to carry the hijab ban within the state. The brand new authorities is ready to relax and full the enlargement of the cupboard. Through the marketing campaign for the Could 10 common election, the Congress, particularly Deputy Prime Minister DK Shivakumar, had made robust statements that the scarf ban and all neighborhood legal guidelines enacted by the earlier BJP authorities could be withdrawn as soon as the get together got here to energy within the state.
Karnataka Deputy CM DK Shivkumar said that “I don’t wish to touch upon the matter of hijab as it’s a coverage matter” when requested about Amnesty Worldwide‘s rising concern on hijab ban in Karnataka in Vidhana Soudha.
However Priyank Kharge the cupboard minister mentioned to the reporters within the press meet that the Congress will withdraw halal lower, the hijab ban and cow slaughter legal guidelines. Priyank Kharge said “We’ll relook at each coverage matter that the earlier authorities has introduced in”. Sources say that the Legal guidelines relating to Anti Conversion are additionally to be lifted by the Get together. The federal government that beforehand led the state had taken the choice and noticed sure Jayanti’s that’s the start anniversary of distinguished figures and neglected the others. And there have been a whole lot of configurations within the faculty textbooks as effectively.
Priyank Kharge mentioned, all of the legal guidelines and payments that hamper the expansion and progress of the state and issues that may have an effect on the state’s prosperity and Kannadigas could be withdrawn. He mentioned, their most important motto as a celebration is to make Karnataka the primary state once more and additional steps shall be taken retaining that in thoughts.
Priyank Kharge is one among the many eight cupboard ministers led by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah that was inducted final week.
We will see that the get together is taking cautious steps on these issues as they’re wanting ahead to the Lok Sabha election subsequent 12 months and doesn’t need BJP to have a problem that they may use in opposition to them. Nonetheless some leaders of the Congress Get together really feel that these issues need to be pursued, for the reason that proposing on ban of Bajrang Dal helped them manifest the elections.
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