04-SEP-2015: The Alligarh Muslim University ABK High School house recently organized its Investiture ceremony to honour in-charges of various houses in the school.
While attending the event as the Chief Guest, the Manager of the School, Professor Qayyum Hussain congratulated the cabinet members and renamed the houses as Sir Syed House, Allama Iqbal House, Zakir Hussain House and Mohd Ali Jauhar House. These houses were earlier known as the Green, Blue, Yellow and Red houses.
Prof Qayyum said that sports are an indispensable part of a school's curriculum and it must also be looked after as it is necessary for the physical as well as the mental development. He added that students who excel in sports are also successful in their academic activities.
He pointed out that AMU has a history of producing eminent sports personalities like India's former Hockey Captain, Zafar Iqbal. He further said that we must work on bringing forth such kind of talents in different fields.
Prof Qayyum delivered house flags to the appointed in-charges, Mr Feroz Khan, Dr Shamimuddin, Mr Tabrez Alam and Ms Farhana Sadiq.
The chief guest also bestowed honour to the deserving students of the school with responsibilities of leading the school. The captains of the four houses, Owais Ali, Vipin Kumar Yadav, Prakhar Singh, and Mohd Ahsan Rehaman along with the vice-captains were responsibilities to lead after receiving the batches from the chief guest.
Earlier in the event, ABK High School Principal, Dr Mohd Abbas Niazi welcomed the chief guest and congratulated the office bearers.
Dr Niazi said that the yearly 'Sports Week' of the school has helped recognizing talents like Under 19 UP Cricketer, Sonia Kumari; National level athlete, Gagan Kumar; District 'Skating Team' member, S M Qumail Abbas Zaidi and Mohd Rakhshan Faraz who has been selected in Ranji trophy camp.
He further said that the ABK High School is all set to organize this year's 'Sports Week' and other Inter-school activities.
Later in the event, school students delivered speeches on the significance of holding Investiture Ceremony.
Related PicturesSchool Manager, Principal Dr Mohd Abbas Niazi and other guests at the Investiiture Ceremony at ABK High School