AMU Alumni Forum UAE hosts Sir Syed Day in Sharjah
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Alumni Forum UAE, hosted Sir Syed Day 2018, at Holiday International, Sharjah on Nov.23.
The invite-only event was held under the patronage of Dr Mohammad Saeed Al Kindi, former UAE Minister and diplomat, while Former External Affairs Minister of India Salman Khurshid was the chief guest and Lt. General (Retd) Zameeruddin Shah, former Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University was the guest of honour.
The evening saw great speakers from India, like Dr. Farrukh Khan, Prof Suiyan Beg, Chairman, AMU Alumni Affairs Committee, senior journalist Yousuf Ansari, President of AMU Students’ Union Salman Imtiaz, Mohammad Aslam Alig, President, Human Chain, and many more luminaries shared their thoughts on reinforcing “Restoration of Sir Syed Tahreek.”
Zameeruddin said, “Time has come to invest on modern education and urged parents to provide your child laptop not motor cycle.”
Khurshid also impressed audience with his short and crisp speech. Dr. Farrukh Khan urged the community members to participate in social development process. Momentoes were presented to each and every guests while the much-awaited programme ended with cultural extravaganza which reminded of rich cultural heritage of AMU.