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Religious education in India & England

A debate has begun in India and in England about religious education.

Chris Sugden & Vinay Samuel

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Schoolchildren in India | photo: secutechautomation.com

State schools in India do not teach any religion due to the fear of imposing the teaching of one religion on all pupils. The rise of Islamic and Hindu extremism and violent attacks by such extremists has outraged the majority who are suspicious about any religion being promoted.