It looks like students of Mumbai University will have to bid goodbye to the colonial graduation robe. Mumbai University announced the shivkalin angrakha’ and a red headgear as its official convocation dress code for the faculty. This outfit was worn by Maratha warrior Shivaji Bhonsle. The angrakha will have a Paithani border that represents a commitment, valour and good governance. Mumbai Univesity today released the pictures of the official outfit.
Here is how the outfit is going to look like:
Here are some of the hilarious memes:
The decision was made by a three-member committee, who also decided that the material of the attire will be poly-cotton to add comfort.