The draconian Iran regime is preparing to incorporate ‘smart’ technologies in its endeavour to impose a crackdown on hijab law violators. The authoritarian regime has been dealing with the nationwide anti-hijab protest that erupted following the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini. The Iranian administration addressed the concern by imposing a violent crackdown on the protest. On April 15, the Iranian police announced that it will be working with clever technologies in public areas to recognize females who are failing to put on a hijab.
According to Mirror UK, the police stated that they will impose these measures in an work to track teenage girls and females who do not adhere to hijab guidelines on the streets of Iran. They stated that they will use clever tools and clever cameras in public areas and thoroughfares to retain sturdy surveillance. ‘The crime of advertising unveiling will be dealt with in the criminal court whose choices are final and unappealable,’ Deputy Lawyer Common Ali Jamadi told nearby media as per the report by Mirror UK.
A move to avoid ‘resistance against the hijab law’
In the Saturday statement, the Iranian police asserted that they are taking these measures to ‘prevent resistance against the hijab law’. Following the death of Mahsa Amini, the Iranian females burned their scarves and reduce their hair as a symbol of protest. The slogan of ‘Woman. Life. Freedom’ have been heard all about the planet. Nevertheless, the Iranian administration has aggressively pushed the hijab laws on the females of Iran. In April, two females in Iran have been arrested just after a man threw yoghurt on them for not totally covering their heads.
Meanwhile, Ahmad-Reza Radan, the chief commander of Iran’s police stated that the forces beneath his command will use sophisticated technologies and gear such as CCTVs to recognize females who are not following the mandatory Islamic dress code. The administration is adamant about pushing these measures considering that appearing with out a veil in public has develop into a prevalent sight, even in little conservative locations, following the Mahsa Amini protests. The nationwide protest was one particular of the greatest challenges the Iranian regime faced considering that the 1979 Iran revolution which at some point led to the establishment of the existing regime.
Published: April 16, 2023 19:28 IST