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Ashu presents private member motion to ban burqa

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UNP MP Ashu Marasinghe today presented a private member motion to parliament to ban burqa in Sri Lanka.

While mentioning that the burqa is not a traditional attire of Muslim women, the MP said it is being used by males in the international terrorism for terror activities.

He said even Muslim political leaders admitted that burqa was not a traditional attire of Muslims. 

“I propose that it should be brought to notice the ban of burqa considering the national security of the country,” the MP added. 

There are notices in some public places asking the wearers to remove the burqa prior to entering such places.

 

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  • ANTON Tuesday, 23 April 2019 06:25 PM

    MORE MOTIONS TO BE EXPECTED, ....... NO HELMETS, NO TINTED GLASSES .....

    Jude Tuesday, 23 April 2019 06:30 PM

    Good Move !!

    Lion Tuesday, 23 April 2019 06:55 PM

    Very good implement it as soon as possible

    Ranjan jj Tuesday, 23 April 2019 07:05 PM

    Good move... should ban niqab also. These do not belong to our culture.

    abc Tuesday, 23 April 2019 07:58 PM

    Fellows who oppose it should go to the middle east and stay there

    rational Tuesday, 23 April 2019 08:01 PM

    Well done. This nonsense has gone on long enough.

    Mohamed Wednesday, 24 April 2019 12:28 PM

    Agreed,face should not be covered for any reasons. Not sure whether they are smiling or frowning, In Islam it is not compulsory at all.

    Dhammika Guneratne Wednesday, 24 April 2019 12:57 PM

    The next TERROR ATTACK could be MEN in BURQA or HIJAB or NIQAB . BAN IT AS SOON AS POSSIBLE . DONT DELAY . (Daily Mirror Please publish the comment )


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