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Number of madrasas in Pakistan

How many madrassas are there in Pakistan?

Over 40000

It is interesting to know the fact that madrassas of Pakistan are Islamic seminaries in Pakistan that teach mostly Islamic subjects.  The final result is represented by graduation as a cleric.  Statistics show that in 1947 there were only 189 madrassas in Pakistan.  The number of madrassas in Pakistan has significantly increased.  Believe it or nit, these days there are more than 40000 madrassas in Pakistan.  Not too many people know that most madrassas in Pakistan cater to the dominant Sunni sect.  Moreover, they have maximum of Deobandi schools, with an estimated 4-10% madrassas serving the minority Shia population.

This fact is verified on : February 6, 2014.





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