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Registration of madrassahs and revamping of their curriculum

Seminaries will be registered and mathematics will be taught as a formal subject in the madrassah.
Published October 29, 2018

The PTI, in its manifesto, states that it will "map out and register all seminaries across Pakistan" and "introduce literacy and mathematics teaching as formal subjects within the Madrassah curriculum."

Source: PTI Manifesto 2018


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