Hyderabad: Mr. Masoud Ahmadvand, Deputy Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Islamic Republic of Iran visited Maulana Azad National Urdu University last month. During his visit, he offered to establish an “Iranian Corner” at MANUU’s Central Library. Iranian Books, Journals and Research support materials will be the part of this Corner. Dr. M. A. Sikandar, Registrar, MANUU welcomed the delegation and said that Persian language played a very important role in promoting Sufism and Spirituality in India. The Iranian community staying in Hyderabad is the proof of strong and time tested Indo-Iranian relations. He also proposed the exchange of students and teachers between MANUU and Iranian Universities.