Kanpur: Clerics and Imams will exhort youth to sign up for the Agnipath programme.

Muslim scholars in Kappur have put together initiative to dispel rumors about the recently launched Agnipath scheme . Urging revered clerics and Imams of mosques to encourage youths attending Friday prayers to use the opportunity and serve the country by joining the defence forces .

KANPUR (Kappur) : A group of Muslim scholars in the city has put together a worthwhile initiative to dispel rumors about the recently launched Agnipath scheme, urging revered clerics and Imams of mosques to encourage youths attending Friday prayers to use the opportunity and serve the country by joining the defence forces.AMP members sought advice from respected Muslim clerics and Imams of mosques in the City at a time when widespread violent demonstrations by youth against the Agnipath scheme have declined dramatically, and they have encouraged them to solicit youth to apply for jobs in defence forces under the Agnipath scheme.Beginning with Friday, the campaign will begin.The Association of Muslim Professionals (AMP) has been working hard to support education for Muslim children.

Recognized clerics and Imams of the mosques in the area would carry our message on to eligible Muslim youths.They will make a special request for this in the Friday prayers tomorrow, according to AMP patron Shahid Kamran.