Karnataka governor advises college girls to give up fashion

By: FE Online | Updated: Sat January 09 2016, 9:51 pm

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has landed in a controversy for his advice to girls - give up on fancy clothes and lipstick because college is not a platform for a beauty contest! "Both girls and boys are intelligent...To achieve something in life you need to sacrifice something. Boys have to give up their specific addictions. Girls need to give up their fashion. You (girls) come to college for studies and not to participate in any beauty competition. You (girls) don't need to get your eyebrows done, apply lipstick or trim your hair..."