Famous lyricist Javed Akhtar always remains in the headlines due to his statements. Now recently she has given a statement on the hijab controversy. In fact, he has made a tweet in which he has said that, 'He has never been in favor of Hijab or Burqa.' With this, he further said that, 'Even now he is standing on this stand.' You can see Javed Akhtar has tweeted and wrote- 'I have never been in favor of Hijab or Burqa. I still stand by that. But at the same time I have great contempt for the mob of goons who are trying to scare some girls and they are not successful in that too. Is this his concept of manhood? very pity.'
Let us tell you that many people have expressed their opinion on the Hijab controversy in Karnataka. Many big leaders are also included in this list. On one hand leaders like Asaduddin Owaisi and Priyanka Gandhi have said that it is the right of women to wear what they wear. On the other hand, BJP and Shiv Sena have said that uniform should be worn in the college and the center of education should be kept separate from religious issues.
Let us tell you that after this controversy that arose from Karnataka in the past, an old tweet of Javed Akhtar is also going viral in which he opposed the burqa. This tweet is from the year 2011. In this tweet, he wrote that, 'Burqa undermines basic human rights, even if the woman wearing the burqa does not know about it. The burqa violates basic human rights, even if the woman inside the burqa is not aware of it.