Unregistered Madrassas To Face Shutdowns: Shafqat

Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood warned on Monday that the Government will soon close down unregistered madrassas across the country. While addressing reporters in a press conference on Monday, he said the government and Ittehad Tanzimat Madaris-e-Deeniya, a federation of the five Waqfs (seminary boards) have unanimously agreed to attach seminaries with the federal ministry of education, in order to improve the standard of education.