15-DEC-2016: The Department of Land and Gardens, Aligarh Muslim University recently concluded the 'Chrysanthemum, Coleus and Rose Show-2016', in which AMU Pro Vice Chancellor, Brigadier S Ahmad Ali (Veteran) distributed prizes to the winners. The show was held at University's Gulistan-e-Syed.
Around 44 participants were awarded the first place, with a case prize of Rs 11000. The second place with a cash prize of Rs 7, 500 was given to 50 candidates, while 63 participants were given consolation prizes, with Rs 6, 300 cash prize.
While congratulating the winners, AMU Pro Vice Chancellor said that the participants, who missed winning the prizes, should not be disheartened as there will be opportunities in the next year's Show.
Prof Jamshed Siddiqui, DSW; Prof S M Jawed Akhtar, Finance Officer; Prof Anwar Khursheed, University Engineer; Prof Javaid Akhter, Registrar and Prof Jamal A Khan, OSD, Development were the Guests of Honour. On the occasion, Mrs Rizwana Ali, wife of Brigadier Ali was also present.
Mr Shahabuddin Khan was the convener of the programme, while Prof Parvez Qamar Rizvi, MIC, Department of Land and Gardens conducted the programme and also proposed the vote of thanks.