The Madhya Pradesh Madarsa Board has ordered over 5000 madrasas or Islamic seminaries in the state to compulsorily organise a Tiranga rally to celebrate Independence Day and email it the photographs of the celebrations.
This is for the first time that state that the Board has issued an order asking the managements of the madrasas to take out a Tiranga rally.
Syed Imad Uddin, chairman Madhya Pradesh Madarsa Board said that madrsas have been sending photographs of the flag hoisting and other events to mark Independence Day over the years across the state.
"There are around 5000 madarsas in the state. They have been celebrating Republic Day and Independence Day with much gusto over the years. And they keep sending us the photographs of these celebrations. This has been the case over the years. There is no videography that is carried out of these celebrations," he said.