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Tasikmalaya to make Muslim women wear headscarves

  • Yuli Tri Suwarni

    The Jakarta Post

Bandung | Tue, June 5 2012 | 09:29 am
Tasikmalaya to make Muslim women wear headscarves

PREMIUM The Tasikmalaya City Council will soon pass a regulation that will require all Muslim women, including visitors to the West Java city, to wear headscarves.

The regulation, which is currently being drafted by the local administration, will enact the Bylaw on Community Values Based on Muslim Teachings that was passed in 2009.

Tasikmalaya city secretary Tio Indra Setiadi said on Monday ...