Mawlana Saleemullah Khan, a student of the late Indian politician and scholar, Sheikh al-Islam Mawlana Husayn Ahmad Madani, is the Sheikh al-Hadith (seniormost Hadith lecturer) at Jamia Farooqia in Pakistan. He is also the head of Wifaq al-Madaris al-Arabia Pakistan, the primary madrassa board of education in Pakistan. Wifaq al-Madaris administers the curriculum of more than 70,000 madrassas in Pakistan with several hundred thousand students enrolled and producing thousands of scholars and graduates each year.
Source of Influence: Administration of Religious Affairs
Status: Featured in current year