16-APR-2015: Sir Ross Masood Hall, a students' residential Hall in Aligarh Muslim University, organized a three-day Open-University Literary and Cultural Fest, "EIFER '15". A number of literary and cultural events were organized during the festival including debate, Qirat Competition, dumb charade, turn a coat, Bait Bazi, Islamic Quiz, self composed poetry, mimicry, GK Quiz etc.
AMU Registrar Dr. Asfar Ali Khan inaugurated the fest while Prof. Mohammad Saleem, Chairman, Department of Applied Mathematics graced the concluding function as chief guest and Dr. S. M. Javed Akhtar, Officiating Finance Officer as guest of honour.
Addressing on the occasion, Prof. Mohammad Saleem appreciated the efforts of the hall administration including the students' team of post holders who played an important role in conducting the various events.
Earlier, Dr. Shamshad Husain, Provost of the Hall, welcomed the guests. Mr. Saeedur Rahman, Secretary, and Mr. Saad Hasan and Mr. Mohd. Saquib, Joint Secretaries, Literary and Cultural Society worked hard to organize the fest.
Mr. Ayub Shabab, Mr. Johny Foster, Mr. Shaz Ali, Mr. Shahrukh Khan, Mr. Liaqat Khan, Mr. Mobashshir Jamal, Mr. Ahmad Mujtaba Faraz and Mr. Shahab Shabbir were judges in various events.
As another significant measure, a workshop on "Personal Health Profile" was also organized at the Ross Masood Hall by the joint efforts of Mr. Naved Alam, Convener, Mr. Zahid Ahmad, Secretary and Mr. Mohd. Aftab, Assistant Secretary, Health and Hygiene Club. Mr. Arun Kumar Singh, SP (Traffic), Aligarh inaugurated the workshop while Dr. Mehboobur Rahman and Dr. S. M. Jawed Akhtar graced the unction as guests of honour. Dr. Mohd. Abbas Niazi, Principal, ABK High Schhol and Mr. Irfan Ahmad, AMU City High School were special guests.
Prof. Abdul Mannan, Department of Moalijat, Dr. N. A. Singh, Yoga Expert, Moradabad and Mr. Azeemush Shan Khan, Senior Consultant, Abbott delivered lectures on various aspects of health profile including yoga and personal hygiene.