Another young woman who took off her headscarf on Monday, October 29, to protest compulsory hijab in Tehran, has been arrested by police, social media reports say.
Video clips show a young girl, carrying a bunch of balloons, standing at the center of the dome shaped monument in the square, taking off her headscarf for a few minutes, and wave it in the air with the balloons.
Social media footage also shows that a policeman rushes to the spot, ordering the woman to come down to be taken to the nearest police station. Meanwhile, many bystanders cheer and support the girl.
There is no information available about the identity of the young protester or her legal status, as of Mid-day, October 30.