The death of 22-year-old Iranian woman Mahsa Amini in the custody of morality police caused a stir across the country. unrest and protest In Iran, in what can be called some of the country’s worst turmoil since last year’s street skirmishes over a water shortage.
Amini died last week after being arrested in Tehran for wearing “inappropriate dress”, She slipped into a coma while in custody. Officials have said they will launch an investigation into the cause of his death.
Nobel laureate and girl education rights activist Malala Yousafzai, herself a victim of harassment, has expressed solidarity with Amini.
Amini’s condemnation Death And the motive behind it, Malala emphasized on a woman’s right to choose.
“Whatever a woman chooses to wear, she has the right to decide for herself. As I have said before: If someone forces me to cover my head, I will protest. If someone forces me to remove my scarf. If forced, I will protest.” An Instagram story of Malala said, which has a cut out picture of Amini.
The education worker pleaded for justice for Amini.
The tragedy that took Amini’s life has elicited reactions of anger and disapproval from various celebrities across the world. Among them were supermodel Bella Hadid and American singer Halsey.