Salvation Army in Hong Kong to probe complaint against school over Muslim pupil, staff member barred from wearing headscarves

//Salvation Army in Hong Kong to probe complaint against school over Muslim pupil, staff member barred from wearing headscarves

Salvation Army in Hong Kong to probe complaint against school over Muslim pupil, staff member barred from wearing headscarves

The Salvation Army has pledged to probe a complaint against one of its schools in Hong Kong after a senior teacher and the principal were accused of telling a Muslim pupil she could not wear a headscarf, or hijab, in school.A female Muslim teaching assistant who decided to support the pupil by wearing a headscarf herself was likewise allegedly told to remove it. The senior teacher and principal have also been accused of making discriminatory remarks.The Education Bureau said The Salvation Army…

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