Allahabad school sealed for not allowing children sing National Anthem; manager arrested

Allahabad: The school in Allahabad has been sealed whose manager did not allow the students to sing the National Anthem.

As per reports, Zia-Ul-Haq, manager of the MA Convent School, refused to allow the students sing the National Anthem saying that the ‘Bharat Bhagya Vidhata’ line in it is against Islam. Also, Zia-Ul-Haq has been arrested.

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Students of this school have been shifted to other schools.

Also, an investigation has been called to find out how the school which was without affiliation was allowed to run for two decades.

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The incident came into limelight on Sunday following which the people criticized the school management.