Hijab is our constitutional right: Jamia University students protest in New Delhi

The protest was led by hijab-clad Muslim students supported by the CFI and the other students of the university. Some students displayed posters with the words "Seek Respect, Not Attention" on them.

Hijab is our constitutional right: Jamia University students protest in New Delhi
Muslim students hold placards and shout slogans against the ban on hijab in some schools in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, in New Delhi India on 24 March 2022. Photo by Rajeev Bhatt

Activists from the Campus Front of India (CFI) and students from Jamia Milia Islamia University organized an impromptu protest against the Karnataka high court's judgment prohibiting the wearing of hijab in educational institutions.

Activists from the Campus Front of India (CFI) and students from Jamia Milia Islamia University organized an impromptu protest against the Karnataka high court's judgment prohibiting the wearing of hijab in educational institutions.