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Parliament committee recommends ban on Burqa

Aisha 18 and Alaa, 22, members of the group Kvinder I Dialog and wearer of the Islamic clothing the niqab, pass out flyers to promote their group's protest against the Danish face veil ban which will come into effect August 1, 2018, in Copenhagen, Denmark, July 31, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A Parliament committee has recommended a ban on the Burqa.

The Parliament Sectoral Oversight Committee on National Security had made the recommendation in a report submitted to Parliament.

The report was presented to Parliament by the Chairman of the Committee, MP Malith Jayatilake.

The committee has also recommended a ban on the registration of political parties based on ethnicity and religion.

Courtesy: Colombo Gazette

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