Singing of national anthem has been made compulsory in all madrasas from Thursday. SN Pandey, Registrar of the Uttar Pradesh Madrasa Education Board, issued an order in this regard to all the District Minority Welfare Officers on May 9.
Pandey has said in the order that in accordance with the decision taken in the board meeting on March 24, the national anthem has been made mandatory at the time of prayer in all madrassas from the new academic session.
Pandey said that during the month of Ramzan, a holiday was declared in madrasas from March 30 to May 11 and regular classes started from May 12, so this order has come into effect from today. PLC>