Girl straddling a guy
A COUPLE have been slammed for their raunchy behaviour after a woman was caught straddling her partner during a flight.
When asked if women who did not follow the rule would be punished, Suaidi said: "Once it has become a by-law, automatically there will be sanctions. Under the new regulation, the mayor says that women passengers are only allowed to sit "side-saddle" because straddling the bike seat violates Islamic values. Suaidi Yahya, mayor of Lhokseumawe, says it aims to save people's "morals and behaviours".
He added that passengers who sat side-saddle rarely fell off. A city in the Indonesian province of Aceh which follows Sharia has ordered female passengers not to straddle motorbikes behind male drivers.
The local government will be evaluating the regulation in a month, after which it could turn into a by-law, he added. Indonesia country profile.
Caucasian woman straddling man in bed
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Image source, AFP. Published 2 October Published 14 December Published 28 October There is no mention of it in the Koran or Hadiths," he said on his Twitterreferring to the second most sacred text in Islam after the Koran. Leaflets have been sent out to government offices and residents to inform them about the regulation.
But if she sits side-saddle, she looks like a woman," Suaidi said. The regulation has been met with criticism from well-known Muslim activists like Ulil Abshar Abdalla, who is based in the capital, Jakarta.