15th Aug 2017
AMU Centre Malappuram celebrated 71st Independence Day of Nation with great fervor and Joy.
Prof. Abdur Rasheed KM, Director of AMU Malappuram Centre unfurled the national flag which was followed by national anthem. While delivering the presidential address Prof. Abdur Rasheed KM said that Freedom is precious and living together is invaluable. He recalled the Indian Independence movement and asked the students to learn from the discipline and sacrifices made by freedom fighters.
He appreciated the students and staff of AMU Campus Malappuram for maintaining its unity in diversity. He called upon students to work hard and lead by examples.
Assistant Registrar Muhammad Ahazam Khan delivered the welcome address. He was of the view that this remembrance of freedom movement should not be only formal but practical. We must imbibe the true love and patriotism in our heart and deeds to show a way to next generation.
Dr. Faisal KP, Coordinator of Department of Law Dept., discussed the constitutional values of Equality, Fraternity, Secularism, and Socialism. He elaborated that a true Independence actually is protecting and promoting the rights of the weaker section including Minorities. Freedom is not true unless the last man is being given what he deserves.
Syed Ahmad Saad Coordinator of Department of Business Administration remembered the historical communal harmony of our country and emphasized the need to continue it in order to develop India into a developed nation.
Shahnawaz Ahmed Malik, Assistant Professor (Law) elaborated the difference between patriotism and nationalism. According to him a patriot loves his country and is proud of it for what it does. Patriot can question his government whereas the love of nationalist is extreme and he mixes country with the government. He is proud of the govt. no matter what it does.
Students namely, Muhammad Amjad Koya, Prince Kumar Maurya, Neha Nasir, Anshima Tripathi delivered their speeches remembering the contributions made by freedom fighters.
The program was attended by Provost Mr. Ghalib Nashter, Warden Muhammad Abu Shahid, Mohd Shakeel Ahmad, Dr. Mohd. Basheer K, Dr. Naseer Ali, Dr. Hayat Basha, Warden Miss Neelam Faizan, Dr. Abdul Basith, Shahnawaz Ahmad, Mr. Mohammad Yashik. P., Ms. Lubna Ansari, Mr. M. Ahsan Sadiq, Mr. Mohammad Hasan, Mr. Muhammad Haris C. Faisal Ameen , Mohd. Afzal, Junaid Qasim along with students and staff.