Foundation day of Jamia Milia Islamia University

 30 Jan 2018 - 0:13

Foundation day of Jamia Milia Islamia University
A group photo of guests with alumni team.

The Peninsula

DOHA: Jamia Milia Islamia Alumni Qatar celebrated 97th Foundation day at Raddison blu Hotel Doha recently. The programme was compered by Aziz Nabil and Holy Quran recitation was done by Zuhair Aziz, Hisham Aziz & Saim Aziz. Jamia Tarana (University Anthem) was sung by Najmul Hasan Khan, Manzar Imam, Dilshad Ahmad, Mujahid Haseeb Kham & Yasar Abdul Rahman and their families.
Welcome speech was done by Najmul Hasan Khan, Founder and Chairman of Jamia Milia Islamia Alumni Qatar.
Speakers were Guests of Honour Obaid Tahir, Program Director of Radio FM 107; Syed Arif Mahdi, Director of International Electrical Company; Mohd. Sabih Bukhari, Director Satco International; Hasan Chougule, Chairman of DPS-MIS Qatar; and Special Guests Asif Azmi, Ex advisor Doordarshan TV New Dehli; Louise Khurshid, Chairperson DPS World. Salman Khurshid, former foreign minister of India and grandson of former Indian President and first vice-chancellor of Jamia Milia Islamia Dr Zakir Hussain, was the Chief Guest and P Kumaran, Ambassador of India in Qatar presided over the function.
Speakers congratulated Najumal Hasan Khan and his alumni team for the success of the event. Speakers said Jamia Milia Islamia was not only an institution, but it was a movement and struggled for the freedom of the country.
Brief Urdu Poetry Session was also held in which poets Ashfaque Deshmukh, Afroz Alam, President of the Bazm e Alig, Aziz Nabeel, Patron of Jamia Alumni, Ateeq Aznar, President of the Karwan e Urdu, Fartash Syed of Pakistan, participated. Aziz Nabil extended the Vote of Thanks.