Sunday, April 14, 2024

Topic: Madrasa

Allahabad HC declares UP Board of Madarsa Education Act ‘unconstitutional’

The Allahabad High Court on Friday declared the Uttar Pradesh Board of Madrasa Education Act, 2004, "unconstitutional".

Why are 21000 Madrasa teachers in UP forced to do Menial jobs?

Over 21,000 Madrasa teachers in Uttar Pradesh are on the brink of unemployment due to the prolonged delay in receiving their honorariums for several years.

Crackdown on Madrasas in Uttar Pradesh: Stifling education, marginalising Muslims

“5,000 madrasas in Uttar Pradesh (UP) have applied for the registration to get them recognized since 2016, and that remains pending, because it doesn’t get any response from the authorities. This also put the education of more than 7 lakh students at stake”, Dr Iftikhar Ahmad Javed, Chairman of Uttar Pradesh Madarsa Board Education (UPMBE) told Maktoob.

UP government’s ultimatum to madrasas: Close or pay Rs 10,000 a day

The government of Uttar Pradesh has mandated the closure of all ‘unauthorized madrassas’ within the state, along with the imposition of a daily fine of Rs 10,000 for non-compliance.

Bihar govt allocates ₹29.78 crore for reconstruction of 110-year-old Madrasa set ablaze by Hindutva mob

The Bihar government has allocated ₹29.78 crore for the reconstruction of Madrasa Azizia in Bihar Sharif, which was set ablaze by a Hindutva mob on 31 March this year.

110-year-old madrasa and library set ablaze by Hindutva mob during Ram Navami rally in Bihar

On March 31, during the Ram Navami rally, a Hindutva mob set fire to Madrasa Azizia, which is the oldest madrasa in Bihar Sharif in Nalanda district of Bihar.