Padma Shri and globally acclaimed Islamic scholar Prof Akhtarul Wasey was honoured by Jamia Teachers’ Association (JTA) in a low-profile event at JTA office recently. Professor Wasey, who has won several awards internationally and nationally, was in the news recently after he was admitted to a hospital for treatment.
Now he is recovering. After retiring from Jamia’s Islamic Studies Department, Professor Wasey was associated with one university in Rajasthan.
Professor Wasey was handed over the award by JTA office bearer.