‘Scholars’ on Scarfs – ‘Must Be Shariah-Compliant, Hide Genitals, Show No Curves!’

The Deputy Secretary General, Indonesian Ulema Council ( MUI ) Welya Safitri ,welcomed the decision of the Police Hospital Corps at last to permit policewomen to wear the jilbab, starting tomorrow , Wednesday( 20/11)


MUI is essentially supporting policewoman wearing the headscarf, because it is a must for a Muslim.” This is irrespective of any profession , ” said Welya…Tuesday ( 19/11 ) .

She added that the Aceh model is a good example…most importantly, wearing the hijab must meet three conditions. That it’s Shariah compliant, conceals the genitals and shows no curves.


Indonesia’s pretty policewomen in current uniform. Not agile enough? Worried?
Agile, with no worries!

Welya also made an immediate appeal…that policewomen who want to wear headscarves or hijab should not hesitate to cover their nakedness. “It’s already been stated verbally, but must be accompanied by legislation recognized by police agencies​​, ” she said.
He added that the Islamic dress is no longer uncommon in the workplace.
Moreover, in terms of bodily health, it will protect the wearer from dust and sun, especially for those who work in the field a lot.


burka-1 Even more agile?


In addition , Muslim clothing also makes the wearer more comfortable and agile. If wearing a skirt, there are  worries about visible genitalia .

Earlier, National Police Chief Gen. Sutarman said that being dressed to conceal the genitals is the right of every human being….’

“Scarfing is a person’s right.  I have to convey to our colleagues, go ahead, please use the hijab,” said Sutarman at Police Headquarters, Jakarta, on Tuesday.



No need for comment on this latest state appeasement of fanatics, but an explanatory note for new readers – genitalia is the regular result of using Google Translate on the word aurat, forbidden body parts, which covers actual genitalia, of course, but also lots more great stuff like mid-riffs, knees, shoulders, and, inevitably, a woman’s crowning glory, her hair!