23-APR-2018: Vice Chancellor inaugurates renovated AMU Staff Club and Badminton Court
Aligarh, April 23: Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor inaugurated the newly renovated AMU Staff Club building and Badminton Court. Prof Mansoor?s wife, Dr Hameeda Tariq, accompanied him at the inauguration ceremony which was organised by the Office Bearers and the Members of the Aligarh Muslim University Teachers Association (AMUTA).
On this occasion, Prof Mujahid Beg, President, AMU Teachers Association (AMUTA) thanked the Vice Chancellor for providing the necessary funds and support for the renovation of this building of the AMU Staff Club which was originally constructed and established with a historical design depicting three books facing sky with other club facilities for the teachers during the tenure of then Vice Chancellor, Dr Zakir Hussain in year, 1956. Since then, no major repair work was done in the said building and now the said building has been renovated by the active intervention and direction of the present Vice Chancellor. Further, Prof Beg expressed his thanks to the honourable Vice Chancellor for paying visits to the Staff Club and taking feedback about the progress of the work.
He said that now approximately Rs 20 lakhs were allotted and have been spent on the renovation of this historical building and for the resonctruction of badminton court, which is of international standard.
Prof Beg also thanked officials of the University Building, Electricity, and other departments for completing this project in record time, while also adhering to all standards, specifications and norms.
Aligarh District Magistrate, Mr Chandra Bhushan Singh attended the inaugural ceremony. Dr Aijaz Ahmad (Hony Secretary, AMUTA), other AMUTA Office Bearers and teachers from University?s various faculties and departments, including retired teachers were present at the event. The function concluded with a grand dinner at the AMU Staff Club, which was attended by a huge number of teachers, including retired teachers of the university.
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Related PicturesVice Chancellor, Prof Tariq Mansoor, Dr Hameeda Tariq, Prof Mujahid Beg and other guests during the inaugural of the Badmintton Court
Vice Chancellor, Prof Tariq Mansoor, Dr Hameeda Tariq and Prof Mujahid Beg with other guests
AMU Vice Chancellor, Prof Tariq Mansoor and Prof Mujahid Beg with Aligarh District Megistrate and other guests