It was a western culture crackdown that saw Now North Koreans receive orders on how to wear. Earlier, they had been given directives kinds of hairstyles for their heads in a campaign dimmed “Let’s trim our hair in accordance with the socialist lifestyle” and now they have been banned from piercings.
The rule is said to have also forbidden wearing of Western clothing like jeans, andis said to be focused on the North Hamgyong and Yang-gang provinces, areas that border China. As reported, it is through them where citizens have easier access to anything related to culture and trends globally as reported by local Medias.
“A growing number of North Korean people are infatuated with Western culture,” said Ishimaru Jiro, a Japanese reporter.
In addition, it was reported that the crackdown will continue until the end of the upcoming gathering, the upcoming 7th Congress of the Workers’ Party with claims that “inspection units,” made up of teenagers dedicated to leader Kim Jong-un, are prowling the streets for those who dare to break the dress code.