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Dress modestly: Pakistani masked men enter girls’ school, thrash students and female teachers

The International Herald Tribune

RAWALPINDI, PAKISTAN: In a first for the garrison city, sixty masked men carrying iron rods barged into a girls’ school in Rawalpindi and thrashed students and female teachers on Friday.

The gang of miscreants also warned the inmates at the MC Model Girls High School in Satellite Town to “dress modestly and wear hijabs” or face the music, eyewitnesses said.

By Azam Khan

Fear grips Satellite Town schools as 60 men beat up students for dressing ‘inappropriately’.

Fear gripped the area following the attack and only 25 of the 400 students studying in the college were present on Saturday. The school employs 30 female teachers.Attendance in other educational institutions also remained low. After hearing about the attack, all schools in the city shut down, an official of the Rawalpindi District Administration (RDA) told The Express Tribune.

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