The Iranian parliament has formed a separate council for culture, which will study the issue of mandatory wearing of the hijab, Report informs, citing ISNA agency.

“A working group has been organized in the Cultural Committee of the Iranian Parliament to deal specifically with issues related to appearance and the hijab,” representative of the head of the Committee on Culture of the Iranian Parliament Gholamreza Montazeri said.

According to Montazeri, parliamentarians are ready to join the study of the issue and clarify “unclear or unconstructive” points.