Anantnag, Oct 18: The Department of Urdu, Govt. Degree College Bijbehara Thursday celebrated “Youm-e-Sir Syed” under the Banner “Muslim Samaj Par Sir Syed Tehreek ke Asraat”.
The programme was attended by students and staff members of the college.
In the programme the HoD of Urdu Department Prof. Bashir Ahamd Gulzaarpuri delivered the keynote address, in which he presented a detailed account of notable works of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan. He also highlighted the contribution of Sir Syed in the field of education and religion.
On the occasion the Principal of the College Prof. Nazir Ahmad Chirag, who was the chief guest of the programme, while addressing the gathering highlighted various aspects of Sir Syed’s mission and role of the Aligarh Muslim University in spreading the light of education among Muslims.
In the programme a number of students and professors of the college pay tribute to AMU founder Sir Syed Ahmed Khan during their speeches.
The programme was hosted by Showkat Ahmad Reshi and Dr. Towseef Ahmad Lone (lecturers of Urdu Department).