Sanskrit as a subject for Muslim students in Uttarakhand madrasas…
Guwahati/29th December’2017 (Prag News Desk): The Madrasa Welfare Society that governs 207 madrasas proposes to begin Sanskrit language as one of the subjects under a centrally funded scheme.
Muslims in Uttarakhand are planning to teach Sanskrit in madrasas, the Islamic schools, from the next academic session, to acquire skills from ayurveda and yoga.
The Madrasa Welfare Society that governs 207 madrasas across Dehradun, Haridwar, Nainital and Udham Singh Nagar districts proposes to begin Sanskrit language as one of the subjects under centrally funded Scheme to Provide Quality Education in Madrasas (SPQM).
About 25,000 students are enrolled in these madrasas.