Iran donates digital Quran copies to Ugandan students

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  • News source: AhlulBayt News Agency

Summary Several Muslim students are the beneficiaries of digital Qur’an books from the Iranian embassy in Uganda after participating in a religious recitation competition, last week.


Several Muslim students are the beneficiaries of digital Qur’an books from the Iranian embassy in Uganda after participating in a religious recitation competition, last week.

The donation, at Mulago dental school, came at the end of the sixth inter-institutions Islamic Medical students’ Qur’an recitation competition.

Handing over the digital copies, the Iran embassy cultural consular officer to Uganda, Ali Bakhtiari, appealed to the winning students to preach peace and promotion of their faith.

For their part, the student leader, Abdu-Salaam Kalanzi Bwogi, commended the institutions for allowing the students to participate in the competition, as it instills discipline.

The participants were drawn from Makerere University, Islamic University in Uganda, Jinja school of nursing and midwifery, Medicare school of health, Butabika school of nursing and Mengo school of nursing.