Then there are those who go about it silently. Only then Muslims will be able to live with dignity and have peaceful coexistence. Different parties pose as champions of the Muslim betterment. From the very first day of the committee, Sachar sahib repeated it like a mantra: we would not seek extension beyond our eighteen months. The Rajinder Sachar Committee is a report on the contemporary status of which was commissioned in 2005 by the then ,. Therefore, Muslims became unfit for the posts and positions which required university degrees, knowledge of English or Hindi, mathematics and science.
The information regarding the Scheme has not adequately percolated down. To facilitate admissions to the most backward amongst all the socio religious communities in the regular universities and autonomous colleges, alternate admission criteria need to be evolved. Most of the people were poor handcart pullers, maidservants, hawkers and so on. They never considered the need to empower Muslims through western secular education either by starting such institutions or motivating the community to use education as a powerful tool to achieve progress in life, like other sections of the society. So far 8309 madarsas have been assisted.
While the figures are shockingly low compared to the population percentage, the fact also needs to be considered that there were only 4. Those governing these States need to monitor their actions to bring the situation in conformity with their professed objectives and claims. In West Bengal where almost 25 per cent population practises the Muslim faith, their share in government jobs is a paltry 4. Still others argued that good educational facilities combined with non-discriminatory practices are adequate for Muslims to compete. Retired Colonel Anil Athale of the comments that it is vital that the Indian Armed forces remain secular and not give preference to anybody irrespective of religion, and that the Sachar Committee seeks to undermine that legacy. The participation of Muslims in the professional and managerial cadre is low.
He further explained that too much was being read into the exercise. It is not their public service, but merely the caste configuration that has preferred them. The recent initiative taken by the Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, K. Being a Hindu perhaps stood him in good stead: motives would have been imputed to anyone else revealing the same truths! This is due to lack of proper guidance and motivation as well as financial difficulties. Muslims were more likely to be poor, illiterate, unhealthy and to have trouble with the law than other Indians. Perhaps it was due to the fatigue after an enormous amount of legwork on a national scale and the subsequent analysis of the compiled information that its members had to do in about 15 months of actual work, coupled with the desire of submitting its report rather urgently and the fact that much of the information about its findings had already been accessed by a section of the press. In the midst of the widespread discussion about the role of madrasas in the life of Muslims, it is interesting to note that only three per cent of Muslim children go to madrasas.
Reservations or a separate quota for Muslims in employment and educational institutions was viewed as a means to achieve this. Given that low-caste Sikhs have been beneficiaries of affirmative action since 1956. But the gross income from all these properties is only 163 crores i. Please see the discussion on the talk page. Abu Saleh Shariff and Dr. Compared to the Muslim majority areas, the areas inhabiting fewer Muslims had better roads, sewage and drainage and water supply facilities. Moreover, skill development initiatives for those who have not completed school education may also be particularly relevant for some sections of Muslims given their occupational structure.
. The Committee collected data from all over the country in the light of which the second allegation regarding reservation of constituencies was found to be correct. The Report gives detailed account of the position of Muslims in India, at present, without any exaggerated description or emotional comments. Please do not remove this message until the dispute is resolved. He refused those red-beacon cars and would only stay in state guest houses. The disparity in graduation attainment rates is widening since 1970s between Muslims and all other categories in both urban and rural areas. What is expected from the Muslim community? Criticism Indian media expert Dasu Krishnamoorti has criticized the way the media has handled the report.
Expansion of educational opportunities since Independence has not led to a convergence of attainment levels between Muslims and all others. This figure is estimated to have crossed the 150 million mark in 2006. They have to join together for the sake of the community and channelize their energy for the empowerment of the community. This means that in some years, more than twice the scholarship targets were achieved. Surprisingly, in Jammu and Kashmir where the Muslim population is 66.
There are many areas where the Muslim population is 50 per cent or more; and in nine out of 593 districts Lakshadweep and eight districts of Jammu and Kashmir the Muslim population is over 75 per cent. On 16 August 2011 Sachar was arrested in New Delhi during protests over the detention of and his supporters. There is also a strong feeling among fair-minded Muslims that the government can discontinue the Haj subsidy since Haj is an obligation only for those who can afford it and utilize the money for upgrading Muslim educational institutions. It is on communal lines and will divide the country. So, were they suggesting that secretaries and joint secretaries are less secular than those in the armed forces? This included making observations on the high birthrate in the Muslim community in comparison to Hindus: the committee estimated that the Muslim proportion will stabilize at between 17% and 21% of the Indian population by 2100. The Government measures outlined above, show that the country is already moving in the direction pointed out by the Sachar Committee.
This is not limited to the armed forces. Justice Rajindar Sachar The Rajinder Sachar Committee, appointed by the Prime Minister of was a high level committee for preparation of a report on the social, economic and educational status of the Muslim community of India. One of its sub-committees will soon submit its report asking for massive increase in expenditure on the education of minorities. The people had not been allowed to take the remains of their homes, which had been burnt. One would like to examine the situation with regard to trends in the support system of existing instruments. It submitted its report to the Ministry of Minority Affairs nearly two months ago but there has been no movement thereafter.