Glowing tribute was paid to Alig Mohsanin, who included Ali Ahmed Fazeel, Muhammad Azhar Khan, Muhammad Younus Shah, Visaqul Hassan, Saeed Ahmed, Syed Mehboob Zaidi, Nawab Muhammad Yameen, Asghar Ali, Abrar Hasan Khan, Nusrat Hasan, Muhammad Jaseem Khan, Syed Aftab Zaidi, Mustafa Bin Ebrahim and Engr. Muhammad Yousuf, in a ceremony “Aik Sham Mohsanin ke Naam” held by Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys’ Association (AMUOBA) at Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology (SSUET). Purpose of the event was to make people aware of the outstanding work and services of the mohsanins to motivate youth to follow them. Close kin of the mohsanin highlighted the hidden qualities and services of their fathers.
Speaking on the occasion, Chancellor Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology Jawaid Anwar said, in pursuit of our mohsanin we should do some exemplary work for the new generation to take advantage of. Today time demands again to adopt the education system of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan that based on tolerance, patience and coexistence. The system focused on grooming and character building of the youth who are the future of the country. Following his ideology, AMUOBA formed Aligarh Institute of Technology (AIT) in the first phase and Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology in the second phase.
On the auspicious occasion, Chancellor Jawaid Anwar inaugurated the book “Khutoot e Zakir”, written by the renowned writer of Urdu literature, Engr, Muhammad Zakir Ali Khan. The book is a collection of the informative and thought provoking letters. This is the 11th book of Zakir Khan published by the Association’s funds.
Chancellor Jawaid Anwar announced to name Block ‘F’ after Engr. Muhammad Zakir Ali Khan. Earlier Block ‘E’ was named after the first chancellor of Sir Syed University, Engr. Z. A. Nizami.
Presetting vote of thanks, General Secretary AMUOBA Muhammad Arshad Khan said, it is easy to quote examples instead of becoming a role model itself. We are just Trustee of the organizations, not owners or heir. This event reminds us of not forgetting our mohsanin and we will not let you forget them until we are here.