Lecturer is suspended for playing violin in girls’ classmain
Prince Mohammed University, one of the largest private colleges in Saudi Arabia, has suspended a foreign teacher after he played the violin in front of a class of young women. The matter came to light when a student posted a video of the performance on Youtube.
Dr Eisa Al Ansari, the rector, said the action was contrary to tradition and Ministry of Education regulations.
Saudi Arabia is an elightened member of the United Nations council for human rights.