HWF offers to adopt village with no
A high level delegation led by Human Welfare Foundation (HWF)
Chairman Dr. Saiyid Hamid met Delhi Chief Minister Mrs. Shiela Dixit
on Saturday October 24 and apprised her about the alarming condition
of the Badarpur Khadar Village....
Foundation (HWF) felicitated the meritorious Muslim students from Uttar
Pradesh (UP) in an Award giving function held at Hari Lawn, Ashok
Marg, Lucknow November first week.
The impressive function that attracted
a large number of audience felicitated 735 meritorious students of
Muslim community of Uttar Pradesh State, who scored 60% & above
marks in their board Examination for the academic session 2008-09.
According to HWF spokesman Ashraf
Bastwi, Academic Excellence Award – 2009 UP
is an initiative of Human Welfare Foundation, New Delhi, and P M
Foundation, Kerela. These "Awards for Academic Excellence - 2009
(UP)" are meant to encourage the students to continue performing
better in future.
"It is to motivate the minority
students for performing excellently in their academic studies. It is
to be noted that the Higher Secondary Examination Results of Muslim
Community in the state has been on the poor side during the recent
years. The awardees were given cash prizes and citations, where as
the schools were also ranked according to their performances in last
three academic sessions. A total of 10 schools were felicitated on
this occasion and were given mementos and citation", he said.
S. M. A. Kazmi, chairman,
Minority Commission of Uttar Pradesh state graced the occasion as
the Chief Guest and congratulated the awardees for their
Addressing the students and their parents, Prof. K.A. Siddiq Hassan, General Secretary of HWF and the architect of
vision 2016 programme termed the historic day as “THE DAY OF
SUCCESS”. He emphasized the role of education in the development of
"Therefore", he said, "We are making every effort to improve the quality of life of the
neglected sections of this society through the Vision 2016 programme."
displaying the awards after the function
The programme started with the
inaugural words by Justice K. A. Abdul Gafoor, Chairman, P.M.
Foundation, Kerela. He said that the PM Foundation started this
project in Kerela twenty three years back with just 100 students who
secured 0% and above marks, which is now reached to 836 students
securing more than 90% marks in the 23rd Award Distribution
Programme and we expect the same here in Uttar Pradesh also.
The function was presided over by the
foundation’s Vice president, Muhammad Jafar. He congratulated the awardees and said
that this award will be a milestone in your life and urged them to
perform better and better, so as to compete with this extremely
A number of other dignitaries such as
UP State Information Commissioner, Virendar Kumar Saxena, Maulan
Khalid Rasheed Farangi Mahli, Naib Imam, Idgah Lucknow, N. M. Sharfuddin, Trustee, P M Foundation, C. P. Kunju Muhammad,
Trustee, P M Foundation, Manzoor Ahmed, Ex-IPS, Former
Vice-Chancellor, Agra University and Trustee HWF and Maulana
Waliullah Saeedi Falahi, President Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, UP East
addressed the awardees and their parents.
Chairman Uttar Pradesh Falah-e-Aam Society and Ameer,
Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Uttar Pradesh (West) welcomed the
distinguished guests, awardees and their parents.
The programme was
organized in association with P M Foundation, U P Falah-e-Aam
Society and Students Islamic Organisation of India.