Hazara University Mansehra issued a new dress code for male and female students and also for the faculty on 6 January. The decision was made in a meeting conducted on 29 December.
The new code prohibits female students from wearing heavy makeup and jewelry and male students from sporting a ponytail and wearing skin fitted jeans, shorts, earrings, or wrist chains.
The females are allowed to wear shalwar kameez and abaya and males are allowed to wear dress pants and shalwar kameez.
The faculty are also expected to abide by the code.