A hijab is a veil worn by certain Muslim women covering the head and chest.
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Justice Dhulia set aside the Karnataka High Court verdict that refused to lift the ban on hijab in educational institutions of the state.
The SC on Thursday delivered a split verdict on a batch of pleas challenging the Karnataka HC judgement refusing to lift the ban on hijab in educational institutions in the state.
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The bench issued notice to the state and other respondents on these pleas and posted them for hearing on September 5.
Khan had supported the ban on hijab issued by educational institutions in Karnataka which led to the legal fight.
No case is made out for invalidating the government order of February 5, the court said.
The full bench of the High Court comprising CJ Awasthi, Justice J M Khazi and Justice Krishna S Dixit has been hearing the case on a day-to-day basis since February 10.
The court asked the petitioners to file written submissions, if any, before the Bench.