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Even after 60 years of Independence, the living condition of Muslims in India is dismal. Who is to be blamed, the government or civil society?

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Asked by cyrus irani, 16 Sep '09 07:12 pm
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There are two main reasons that make the Muslims backward. Firstly, the Muslim community is being guided by the social laws ordained by Allah, through the Koran, nearly 1400 years ago. Meanwhile, the human society has immensely advanced during that period, but the Muslims discard all these advancements because all these advancements are based on laws, which are not divine but created by human beings, and hence inferior and unacceptable. So, it can be said that, though the Muslims are physically living in this modern world, mentally they are living in a world that existed 1400 years ago.The Muslims of India are not outside the domain of Allah and His Koran. So it is natural that they would also be similar victims of Islamic backwardness. The Sachar Committee Report has unveiled the sad story of extreme backwardness among the Muslims of India.After the present United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government, under the leadership of the Indian National Congress Party, came into power, the Pr ...more
Answered by trivikram, 16 Sep '09 07:20 pm

 
  
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The muslims themselves andno one else is to be blamed
Answered by iqbal seth, 16 Sep '09 07:14 pm

 
  
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They themself are to blame, most of them shun education, development and progress and are under the tight grip of religious fundamentalism..
Answered by manoj thakur, 17 Sep '09 03:02 pm

 
  
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It is clergy, ulemas and radical muslim leaders who prevent them to adopt modern education.then terrorism and their involvemrnt has given them bad name.beside they are being used by various parties as vote banks but why they mistrust bjp who has done lot for them.and their intolerance for others as they want to live others on their laws.see what is happening in jk.
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 16 Sep '09 08:16 pm

 
  
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In an article in an Egyptian Magazine (English-1989) it has been said that Muslims world over lives in TWO tier society Rich (khaas) & Poor (Aam). Comparing even with Pakistan and Bangladesh, our Muslims has a very strong educated and moneyed Muslims who are Middle class ( they never want GUEST status). Even the Aam Muslim also has a say in all most all state matters (which Islamic countries hardly entertains).The virus of political secularism (vote banking / segregation) and clutch of Muslim clerics ( again segregation) can improve their lots better as evident from the Muslims of Kerala, who has benefited from EMS and Convents more than the clerics. (Though recently they are developing some sign of clerics influence).
Answered by Subhas Mitra, 16 Sep '09 07:53 pm

 
  
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I fully agree with Mr.Iqbal seth's answer that Muslims themselves are responsible for this.Most of them have not been able to come out of their orthodox and narrow minded beliefs and customs and many remain uneducated.The advent of proper education and shedding their inhibitions will only help them to develop.
Answered by HEMANT MEHTA, 16 Sep '09 07:20 pm

 
  
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No sir, It is not like that. In India we had 2 presidents and one vice president , Judges etc etc of Muslims. Sporets field too, we have many Muslim brothers. You take any field, You can see a muslim brother.Even in BJP, we have one muslim brother in top brass .
What is dismal here? Can you imagine , in Gulf countries, A hindu can become top level position?
Answered by hitler, 16 Sep '09 07:15 pm

 
  
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The vote bank politics n the orthodox attitude of majority of muslims r responsible for this sad state of affair.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 16 Sep '09 07:15 pm

 
  
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Come kerala and see
Answered by mohd basheer, 16 Sep '09 07:14 pm

 
  
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