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A 1920 photo of the group of students and teachers, including Zakir Husain (third row; second from left) who started Jamia Millia Islamia with Lala Lajpat Rai (second row, holding a cane).(Courtesy: Jamia Premchand Archives & Literary Center)

100 years of Jamia Millia Islamia: Institute with roots in national struggle

By Fareeha Iftikhar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 29, 2020 01:33 PM IST
On October 29, 2020, JMI turns 100, and from temporary quarters in an ashram to operating out of a set of tents for four years, the educational institution today has five schools with nine distinct faculties, 39 departments and 30 centres that educate over 21,000 students of various religious, caste, and class affiliations.
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