Aligarh: Creating a stir an Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) professor allegedly said that the ‘Madrassas’ are dens of vice and homosexuality. The comment has triggered a storm of protest in the campus.
The professor, Waseem Raja of the university’s history department, has been accused of saying in a WhatsApp message that he sent to a TV channel that “maulanas are involved in such activities” and that the fortunes of Muslim youth will only change for the better if madrassas in the country are banned.
Students of the University have taken to the media to condemn Raja’s remarks. On the other hand AMU PRO Rahat Abrar said that the course of action against the professor will be decided only when the VC returns.