Egyptian Teacher Shaves Schoolgirl’s Head for Not Wearing Hijab

Rabat – A teacher of religious education in Egypt shaved a schoolgirl’s head in front of her colleagues because she was not wearing the Hijab. According to Egyptian media reports, the primary school teacher from the Egyptian province of Al-Fayoum had also assaulted the girl physically before shaving her head inside the classroom for not wearing the Islamic garment.The incident sparked uproar over the teacher’s disciplinary tactics. The victim’s family decided to file a complaint against the school teacher, saying their daughter suffered psychologically from the incident especially that she had been assaulted in front of her peers inside the classroom. read more