Nowshehra- Chief of its own faction of Jamiat-e-Ulma Islam Maulana Fazalur Rahman today said, West and foreign hands are propagating against Madrasas.

Addressing to a seminar here, Maulana said Madrasas are biggest charity and NGO network in the country which are providing free education, accommodation and food to poor students across the country. He said the West is spreading negative propaganda against seminaries to prove them as epicenter of terrorism adding that the real situation is otherwise. JUI-F chief said, foreign hands are involved in diluting and marginalizing role and influence of Madaris in Pakistan society.

He said it was foreign agenda to defame Madras before the world and to spread negative propaganda against Islamic religious schools. Maulana said history of 20th century is full of conflicts but Madras have glorious past when there was no terrorism in the society.

He advised to end differences among various sects in Islam and stressed need of unity.