Controversy has deepened in Iran regarding the hijab. Women have taken to the street. There is a commotion in the city. Despite the strict law of wearing hijab in Iran, women are protesting by taking off the hijab and burning the hijab in many places. In many places, women have also cut their hair in protest. After the death of Mahsa Amini, such a spark arose that many cities of Iran were engulfed in its flames. The flame of which has now started reaching abroad.
Intensified demonstrations have started in other places in Iran as well. The situation has become such that the police opened fire on the protesters in the city of Saghez. Alinejad shared another video on his Twitter saying that brave women have now stormed the streets. He raised the slogan that do not be afraid, we are all united. He also said that the security forces opened fire and some were injured but now the sound will not stop.
22-year-old Mehsa Amini was arrested by the police on 13 September for not wearing a hijab and she went into a coma after being beaten by the police, three days later Mehsa Amini died. Mahsa had gone to visit Tehran with the Amini family, but had no idea that not wearing the hijab would cost her life. Eyewitnesses say that on Tuesday, the religious affairs police arrested Mahsa Amini for not wearing a hijab. Put it in the van and thrashed badly. After this the news came that he had died.
However, the police of Iran are denying all the allegations. Police say that Mahsa Amini died of heart failure. The death of Mahsa Amini has once again raised the issue of human rights and women's freedom in Iran. Criticism around the world seems to have given the Iranian government an idea of the seriousness of the matter. President Ibrahim Raisi has ordered the Home Ministry to investigate the death of Mahsa Amini.