IOS Condolence on the demise of Prof. Ishtiyaque Danish
New Delhi, April 16: With immense grief and sorrow, the Chairman, office-bearers, and members of staff of the Institute of Objective Studies, New Delhi, offers its condolence on the sad demise of Prof. Ishtiyaque Danish, who passed away today morning due to cardiac arrest at Majeedia Hospital. He was also infected with COVID-19.
Prof. Danish was finance secretary of the Institute. He was also member of IOS governing council, general assembly and was the editor of Newsletter as well as its bi-annual Journal Journal of Objective Studies.
A former professor of Islamic Studies and West Asian Studies in the department of Islamic Studies, Jamia Hamdard, Prof. Danish had been instrumental in redesigning the syllabus of Islamic studies and introducing several modern subjects like Islam and Globalization, Islam and Multiculturalism, Islam and Promotion of Knowledge, Human Rights in Islamic and International laws, Islam and Modernity etc. He had also been instrumental in introducing smart classes and using technology in teaching Islamic Studies.
May Allah accept all his good deeds, bless him with the choicest place in the heaven and grant sabr to all of us to bear this loss. Aameen.