New Delhi, Jan 26: On the occasion of 67th R-Day, a RSS wing is all set to organise flag hoisting ceremonies at 1500 madrassas within the country. The name of this RSS wing is Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM).
It is being said that aim of the programme is to make aware the students of the country about Muslim scholars who laid down their lives during the freedom struggle.
According to a Indian Express report, RSS leader Indresh Kumar will himself hoist the National Flag at a madrassa in Rai Purani, near Panchkula in Haryana. Apart from tricolour hoisting ceremonies, MRM will also organise an "Insaniyat Jagao" programme at several Muslim localities.
When asked about this news report, MRM patron Indresh Kumar was quoted as saying, "Our programme is to hoist the Tricolour and recite patriotic songs at all madrasas as is done at other educational institutions".
He further said that MRM has requested its workers to organise such functions throughout the country.
National convenor of the MRM was quoted by the Indian Express as saying, "The flag hoisting will be followed by the Insaniyat Jagao (awaken humanity) programme at nearly 1200 places. During that we will recite Ayat-e-Karima (verses of the Holy Quran) for peace, harmony and development, and for elimination of terrorism from the country and good relationship with neighbouring countries like Pakistan and Bangladesh".