Penang mufti speaks out against period spot checks

Yasmin Ramlan

Modified 22 Apr 2021, 7:27 am

Penang Mufti Wan Salim Wan Mohd Noor has spoken out against the practice of checking whether schoolgirls are having their menstrual period.

He said no one has the right to embarrass girls and women by checking their private parts to see whether they are menstruating.

"Islam doesn't allow for children to be treated in a way that...

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