By Zubair Khan
In unfortunate country of Pakistan the defence minister has to appear in the National Assembly to declare that no official department of Pakistan is authorised to consider Ahmadies as Muslim. While in Germany the education department has permitted Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat to undertake the Islamic teaching classes in the primary Schools of Hessen State of Germany for 2013-2014 academic year. The other organization permitted to undertake the same assignment is Turkish Muslim organization known as Ditib Landesverband Hessen. In first year of primary school where 8 students will register to undertake the Islamic teachings the class will start. In Islamic teaching period only the basics of religion Islam will be taught to the students. According to the declaration of education department of state Hessen Government, the Islamic teachings period has been made compulsory part of curriculum along with the periods for Catholic and Protestant Teaching periods.
For this remarkable and distinguished achievement, effort of many years has been invested by national head of community Mr Abdullah Wagishasuer, Press spoke person Mr Hydatullah Hübsch (Late), General Secretary Mr Ilyas Majoka and Education Secretary Mr Wasim Ghaffar. Readers of Muslim Times humbly requested to pray for success of this assignment of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Germany.
Note by Editor: Some information for the news item has been taken from Ahmadiyya Bulletin of Jamaat Germany.