A Muslim woman has complained after allegedly being told to remove her face veil during a job interview at a Territory hospital.

Territory Anti-Discrimination Commission officers have launched an investigation.

Acting commissioner Lisa Coffey has refused to discuss the case - or even confirm that a complaint had been lodged.

But the Northern Territory News understands the young woman went for an administration job at Royal Darwin. A doctor asked her to remove her veil during the interview. She refused - and filed an official complaint.

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