Guwahati: The Assam government demolished one more madrassa that has a link with terrorist organisation. The Markkazul Ma Arif Quriyana madrassa was demolished as it had a link with Al-Qaeda terrorist organisation. With this, a total of three madrassas were destroyed.
Last day, police arrested five people in connection with Al- Qaeda link. Imam of Markkazul Ma Aarif Quriyana and other staff are included in this. After the arrest, the government decided to demolish this madrassa.
The madrassa was built without following the guidelines of building regulations ,said SP Swapnaneel Deka. The building was on the verge of collapse and hence the authorities decided demolition.
Last day, a madrassa in Barpeta district was levelled due to its relation with terrorist organisation, Al-Qaeda. Another madarssa was demolished on August 4.